Stroke & COVID-19 FAQs

How common are neurologic conditions among COVID-19 patients? A study published in the journal of the American Medical Association last week found 36% of 214 Chinese patients with COVID-19 infection had neurological symptoms ranging from loss of smell and nerve pain, to seizures and strokes. Do stroke survivors have increased risk of COVID-19? Stroke survivors […]

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Novel corona virus disease (COVID-19)

Coronavirus is a family of viruses that range from the common cold to severe acute respiratory symptoms  Incubation period – it appears that the symptoms are showing up in people within 14 days of exposure to the virus  Origin – it appears in Wuhan a city of China on Dec 19 Source – Bats (presumably) […]

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