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

Case Report Volume 5 Issue 6

MRI Findings of Anosmia Due to Long Covid Syndrome

Daryus Heydari1*, Selahattin Semiz2, Abdurrahman Uras3 and Seyit Serbes4

1Department of Neurology, Private Afiyet Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Radiology, Private Afiyet Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
3Department of Anesthesiology, Private Afiyet Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
4Department of Infectious Diseases, Private Afiyet Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

*Corresponding Author: Daryus Heydari, Department of Neurology, Private Afiyet Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Received: January 10, 2022; Published:

Abstract

Corona virus disease (COVİD -19) can cause neurological symptoms and complications. These findings can be seen in central nervous system, musculoskeletal and peripheral systems. Many sources use MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) as the imaging technique to diagnose anosmia due to COVİD-19, and to analyze the involvement of the olfactory nerve and the olfactory bulb.

A 25- year- old female patient presented to our clinic, with complains of prolonged anosmia for nine months. Radiological imaging was done, showing the right hemisphere olfactory area lesion, clinical follow up findings was discussed.

Keywords: COVİD-19; Anosmia; MRI; SARS-CoV-2

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Citation

Citation: Daryus Heydari., et al. “MRI Findings of Anosmia Due to Long Covid Syndrome". Acta Scientific Neurology 5.6 (2022): 00-00.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Daryus Heydari., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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