The Italian-lead study relied on data from 187 COVID-19 patients who were being treated at Treviso Regional Hospital in Italy in March. "Furthermore, vascular damage could also explain some clinical features seen in patients with severe COVID-19."
Deputy chief medical officer Jonathan Van-Tam says anosmia is being added to the "official" list of symptoms alongside cough and fever.
New reports show that loss of sense of taste and smell may be symptoms of COVID-19. Here's what you need to know about what appears to be the newest symptom of the coronavirus.