“School of Biological”

Back to Papers Home
Back to Papers of School of Biological

Paper   IPM / Biological / 16077
School of Biological Sciences
  Title:   Smell dysfunction: a biomarker for COVID‐19
1.  Shima T. Moein
2.  Seyed M.R. Hashemian
3.  Babak Mansourafshar
4.  Ali Khorramâ?�Tousi
5.  Payam Tabarsi
6.  Richard L. Doty
  Status:   Published
  Journal: International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology
  Year:  2020
  Pages:   https://doi.org/10.1002/alr.22587
  Supported by:  IPM
SARS‐CoV‐2, the virus that causes COVID‐19 disease, is responsible for the largest pandemic since the 1918 H1N1 influenza outbreak. The symptoms presently recognized by the World Health Organization are cough, fever, tiredness, and difficulty breathing. Patient‐reported smell and taste loss has been associated with COVID‐19 infection, yet no empirical olfactory testing on a cohort of COVID‐19 patients has been performed.

Download TeX format
back to top
scroll left or right