Atypical Neurological Manifestations of COVID-19. Tidbit

Simrat Dial

I'm curious to know what they meant by 'destroying the blood-brain barrier'. Does COVID merely get passed the BBB or does it actually manage destroy it?

Sparsh Shah

An excerpt from the full text: "Thus, the virus may get attracted to the ACE-2 receptors and destroy the capillary endothelium, thus breaking the blood-brain barrier and entering the brain"

Simrat Dial

Interesting! I'll need to give the full text a thorough read.

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