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Neurological Consequences of COVID-19 Infection

@inproceedings{Tang2021NeurologicalCO,
  title={Neurological Consequences of COVID-19 Infection},
  author={Jia-Liang Tang and Shivani A. Patel and Steve Gentleman and P. C. Matthews},
  year={2021}
}
COVID-19 infections have well described systemic manifestations, especially respiratory problems. There are currently no specific treatments or vaccines against the current strain. With higher case numbers, a range of neurological symptoms are becoming apparent. The mechanisms responsible for these are not well defined, other than those related to hypoxia and microthrombi. We speculate that sustained systemic immune activation seen with SARS-CoV-2 may also cause secondary autoimmune activation… Expand

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