Coronavirus pandemic would cause a series of Brain damages. Scientists warn about a wave of brain damage in infected patients.
Coronavirus pandemic could cause neurological complications including stroke, nerve damage, and potentially fatal brain inflammation. Scientists warn about a wave of brain damage that would be caused by the deadly Coronavirus.
Coronavirus pandemic has already spread distress and terror in the world. Scientists now come with another suspicion of coronavirus leading to brain damage in infected patients. There are other issues like neurological complications including stroke, nerve damage, and potentially fatal brain inflammation in infected patients.
The scientists were from the University College of London (UCL). They said even if the patients didn’t show severe respiratory issues due to Covid-19, there are chances for the above-said problems including brain damage.
Researchers are still trying to figure out why exactly Covid-19 patients are developing these brain complications. The virus that causes Covid-19 was not found in their brain fluid, meaning the virus does not appear to directly attack the brain. One theory, instead, is that the complications are indirectly triggered by an immune response from the patient’s body — not from the virus itself.
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