Tag: Affected olfactory support cells responsible for loss of smell in COVID-19

Affected olfactory support cells responsible for loss of smell in COVID-19

August 18, 2020

A majority of COVID-19 patients experience a temporary loss of smell, medically termed anosmia. Analyses of health records indicate that COVID-19 patients are 27 times more likely to have some level of anosmia but are only around 2.2 to 2.6 times more likely to have fever, cough or respiratory difficulty, compared to patients without COVID-19. […]

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