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🔴Cuánto tiempo covid remodela el cerebro y cómo podemos tratarlo

La buena noticia es que, al menos en algunos pacientes, los efectos prolongados de covid en el cerebro pueden no ser permanentes o progresivos.

Perspectiva de @WesElyMD

🧶🪡Mega-Hilo en Español, por favor RT
Está es la inquietante ciencia cerebral del COVID prolongado 🧠

📍Reducción del cerebro 📍Fantasmas Coronavirus
📍Grupos clínicos

El COVID leve es biológicamente peligroso mucho después de la infección viral inicial.

Estudio en 81 pacientes de COVID leve:

✔️Los astrocitos (🧠 células de apoyo para las neuronas) se infectan.

✔️Los neurotransmisores se alteran.

✔️Las neuronas mueren indirectamente.
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1/🧵 The Haunting Brain Science of Long COVID 🧠

@washingtonpost Aug 25

📍Brain shrinking
📍Corona ghosts
📍Clinical clusters

“The good news is that in some pts #LongCovid #BrainFog may not be permanent.”

Link👇 but paywall so see 🧵
2/ Mild Covid is biologically dangerous long after initial viral infection.

81 mild COVID pts:

Study revealed:
✔️Astrocytes (🧠 support cells for neurons) get infected
✔️Neurotransmitters are altered
✔️Neurons die indirectly
✔️Then we lose brain power
3/ Epidemiology💥

Long COVID is tightening its grip on society.
We’re still losing >600 people a day to death from COVID in US alone

Over 100,000 new infections per day (Johns Hopkins data).
This is an epic global 🌍#PublicHealth catastrophe.
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