covid-19 resource center

First Quality Laboratory, located in the city of Miramar for more than 12 years, created with the comfort and well-being of out community in mind, offers the highest standards of quality in laboratory tests.

Due to this global pandemic, we are offering several options for COVID-19 testing that help assess whether you are infected or have had contact with the virus.

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testing for covid-19

Our mission is to help each day more and more people have quick and safe access to tests, that is why we offer these three (3) COVID-19 test options, likewise, we have made the option of taking the sample available to you in the comfort of your home or you can also come to our facilities located at:

First Quality Laboratory
11460 Interchange Circle N

Miramar, FL 33025

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Cases & Deaths by State

This map shows COVID-19 cases and deaths reported by U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and other U.S.-affiliated jurisdictions. Hover over the map to see the number of cases and deaths reported in each jurisdiction.

common symptoms

COVID-19 affects different people in different ways. Infected people have had a wide range of symptoms reported – from mild symptoms to severe illness.

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Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

Or at least two of the following:
  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell
This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.
If you develop any of these emergency warning signs for COVID-19, get emergency medical attention immediately:
  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

prevention tips

  • There is currently no vaccine to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
  • The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
  • The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person.
    • Between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet).
    • Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks.
    • These droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are nearby or possibly be inhaled into the lungs.
    • Some recent studies have suggested that COVID-19 may be spread by people who are not showing symptoms.
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