Recent research conducted by British experts has revealed that the symptoms of Covid-19 have changed over time.
The research, published in May in the medical journal Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, examined the symptoms of millions of patients with the coronavirus.
The research found that the symptoms of the recent outbreak were different from those of the past and that a sore throat instead of a fever became the most common symptom of the virus.
This British study found that patients with the coronavirus did not have symptoms of loss of taste and smell during infection, which were prominent at the beginning.
Medical experts say that now itchy throat, nasal congestion, headache and dry cough have become new and common symptoms of Corona, while in the past loss of sense of smell and taste, fever and colds were symptoms of Corona. had common symptoms.
Over 17,000 people were examined during the study, and it was revealed that cough with phlegm, runny nose, sneezing, fatigue, voice change, eye pain, muscle swelling and dizziness were also reported. There are new symptoms of Corona.
In a recent survey of nearly 17,500 patients, when asked about their symptoms, 58 percent reported a sore throat, 49 percent headache, 40 percent nasal congestion, 40 percent cough without phlegm, and 40 percent He complained of a runny nose.
37% of patients had cough with phlegm, 35% hoarse voice, and 32% sneezing, 27% fatigue, 13% altered smell, 11% difficulty breathing and only 10% One hundred complained of loss of sense of smell, which ranked 20th among reported symptoms.
It may be recalled that during the early days of the pandemic, loss of sense of smell and taste were among the most prominent symptoms of Covid infection.