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Russian immunologists and virologists appreciated the insights of the Western colleagues about the lifelong consequences of coronavirus. Writes URA.RU fears of British doctors, said the recovered coronavirus predisposition to neurological and psychiatric disorders, Alzheimer’s disease, are unfounded.
According to them, since the detection of the virus had little time to prove its long-term impact on the human body. According to the virologist, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor Anatoly Altstein, the British colleagues it’s a grim preliminary forecasts, which has no scientific basis.
At the moment, he said, proved that the coronavirus can cause complications such as pulmonary fibrosis, but it will not affect the General condition of the person. Moreover, he added Altstein, most people will take the coronavirus without any serious complications.
The words of Altstein confirmed the immunology research Institute of vaccines and serums behalf Mechnikova Vitaly Zverev. “How can you talk about some distant consequences of the coronavirus when they are not?” — it asked a question.
June 24 experts of the National health service of great Britain has shared the insights that patients who have had coronavirus can suffer from the effects of the infection for the rest of my life. The head of the British centre for recovery from COVID-19 Dr Hilary Floyd noted that she was shocked by the number of middle-aged people, who had no concomitant diseases, however, after recovery, continued to suffer from disability and chronic fatigue. The scientists also found that infection with coronavirus increases the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease in the future.
In the health service, added that in every third patient can develop pulmonary fibrosis, as well as lifelong physical, mental and cognitive disorders.
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