Coronavirus symptoms update: The four lasting symptoms caused by long COVID-19

Coronavirus symptoms update: The four lasting symptoms caused by long COVID-19

“Some people have clear evidence of permanent organ damage caused by the virus, particularly lung damage and heart damage.

“A significant group have symptoms that don’t fit those categories and describe a rollercoaster of symptoms that move around the body and do not progress towards recovery.

“We hear that some may start with a mild infection, often described as less severe than a previous chest infection, although had no fever or no cough.

“Symptoms then appear in different parts of the body such as the heart, skin or gut.

“Others developed new heart arrhythmias and fainting up to six months into their symptoms journey.”

Published at Thu, 15 Oct 2020 14:55:27 +0000