Acta Scientific Neurology (ASNE) (ISSN: 2582-1121)

Review Article Volume 3 Issue 12

COVID-19 and Neurology. A Viewpoint

Gabriel Abudinén Adauy*

Neurologist, Neurology and Neurosurgery Department, Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile

*Corresponding Author: Gabriel Abudinén Adauy, Neurologist, Neurology and Neurosurgery Department, Hospital Clínico Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile.

Received: October 27, 2020; Published: November 27, 2020



  During this last time we have had to learn and investigate this new strain of coronavirus, which not only affects the respiratory tract, but also produces a systemic affection of different organs through diffuse endothellopathy and a severe systemic inflammatory response. In relation to the affection of the central nervous system, there is a direct relationship or neurotropism, through the receptors of the type 2 angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE2). This review tries to explain the neurological relationship and SARS-COV 2.

Keywords: Epidemiology; Neurology; SARS; COVID-19; Embolism Thrombosis



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Citation: Gabriel Abudinén Adauy. “COVID-19 and Neurology. A Viewpoint". Acta Scientific Neurology 3.11 (2020): 42-44.


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