Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Associated with a Previous SARS-CoV-2 Infection

  title={Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Associated with a Previous SARS-CoV-2 Infection},
  author={Andrei E. Karateev and A. M. Lila and Lyudmila I. Alekseeva},
Objective of the Review: To describe the problem of chronic musculoskeletal pain associated with a previous SARS-CoV-2 infection. Key Points. COVID-19 is a disease caused by the novel coronavirus infection SARS-CoV-2, characterised by multiple organ damage, systemic immune inflammation, coagulopathy, and serious neuroendocrine and metabolic disorders. The consequences of COVID-19, even with a relatively favourable course of this disease, can be degenerative changes in many organs (primarily… 
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