Are rashes mouth a symptom of coronavirus?

One of the symptoms of coronavirus, which experts still did not pay proper attention, can be a little rash in your mouth — according to the authors of a study published in JAMA Dermatology.

Researchers examined 21 patients with a skin rash and COVID-19 in Ramon y Cajal University Hospital in Madrid from 30 March to 8 April. 6 of them aged from 40 to 69 years — was discovered and rashes on the mouth.

Experts emphasize that the findings are preliminary and cover only a “small number of cases” of mers.

“Nevertheless — they added — rash about a lot of things we say. [We are sure] that they are caused by a virus and are not a reaction to medication”.

In addition, the authors of the study, many doctors do not examine the oral cavity in many patients with suspected COVID-19 within the framework of security measures — that could cost the correct diagnosis.

To date, the CDC lists in its official guidelines a number of the symptoms of coronavirus — including fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, dizziness and muscle pain. For the number of lesions in the mouth.


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