Corona virus is still expanding and has been reached more than 1 000 000 cases and killed more than 51,578. Most of them in the USA, Spain, and Italy. A lot of studies are conducting in order to know more about this virus. Recently a study has been shown that the infected individuals with Coronavirus often suffer from symptoms in the gastrointestinal tract before any of the known symptoms of the respiratory system begin to appear.
A new descriptive study conducted by a group of experts and doctors in Wuhan, China, published by “Daily Health Post”, citing An American scientific journal specializing in diseases of the digestive system. According to the study of 204 patients with Covid-19, almost half of them experienced symptoms started in the digestive tract, then followed by respiratory symptoms.
The authors of the study note that “doctors must bear in mind that symptoms of the digestive system, such as diarrhea, maybe one of the early symptoms of Covid-19 disease, and that the indication of suspicion may need to be treated as one of the precursors that need to be calculated early in this cases awaiting respiratory symptoms “. Thus, we must understand that the symptoms of the digestive system are a major step towards the early diagnosis of infection.
Be aware that 29% of those with Covid-19 suffer from diarrhea, 84% loss of appetite, 0.8% suffer from vomiting, and 0.4% suffer from abdominal pain.