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Name of Media:

BLOG: Some patients with COVID-19 experience neurological symptoms


DeAnn M. Fitzgerald, OD

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Type of Media:

Newspaper Article

Media Originally for:

General Public

Country of Origin:

United States of America (the)

Primary Focus of Media:

Post Intensive Care Syndrome (PICS)

COVID-19 Related:



Although COVID-19 primarily attacks the lungs and respiratory system, it is now clear that the virus can affect many parts of the body, including the heart, brain and nervous system, according to Messinger.

Reports suggest that one in three patients with COVID-19 will experience neurological and psychological effects (Cooney). The neurological effects may include strokes, nerve damage, cranial nerve palsy, altered cognition or “brain fog” and balance problems.

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