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Infectious Disease | Nervous System Diseases | Neurology | Virus Diseases


We read with much interest the article “Neurological Impact of Coronavirus Disease (COVID 19): Practical Considerations for the Neuroscience Community” by Werner et al. published in your esteemed Journal. Authors have described the various neurological details of COVID-19 in detail.1 We believe this topic is important and is continuously evolving. We have the following comments as an addition to the article.


COVID-19, neurological injury

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Mishra AK, Lal A, Sahu KK, George AA, Sargent J. Mechanisms of neurological injury in COVID -19. World Neurosurg. 2020 May 17. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.05.089. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32426068; PMCID: PMC7230141. Link to article on publisher's site

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World neurosurgery

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