Eye of the storm: bad vision is an overlooked Covid symptom

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Eye of the storm: bad vision is an overlooked Covid symptom

A Chinese study has found that the virus affects the eyes of about a third of patients

Henry Bodkin

Eye problems have been detected in coronavirus patients and should be recorded to better understand the connection, say leading medics.

The UK’s Royal College of Ophthalmologists revealed it was aware of a handful of cases of viral conjunctivitis in people with Covid-19.

Separately, experts said that ophthalmic complications from the virus can affect people’s eyesight...

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