Hearing Loss: An Odd Covid-19 Symptom We Overlooked

It appears suddenly in young people without any prior hearing problems [updated Sept].

Shin Jie Yong, MSc (Res)
Microbial Instincts
5 min readJun 11, 2020

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A study published in the American Journal of Otolaryngology on 2nd April reported the first case of hearing loss in Covid-19. Among the 82 cases of Covid-19 in Thailand, an old female developed hearing loss. Her respiratory symptoms…

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Shin Jie Yong, MSc (Res)
Microbial Instincts

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