January 22, 2007 8:30am CST
what is the full form of S.A.R.S?
22 Jan 07
S.A.R.S. means Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome it's a respiratory illness that was widely spread before in Asia, N.America and Europe. It's symptoms and signs begins with severe cases of fever with temperature measuring greater than 100°F. It's also associated with chills and other symptoms like headache, feeling of discomfort and body ache. After 2-7 days, SARS patients will develop dry coughing that progress to the point where insufficient oxygen is getting to the blood. Before someone exposed to SARS it will take him 7-10 days before they experience servere fever.