Coronavirus: UK expert says symptoms could be loss of taste or smellChristian Fernsby ▼ | March 21, 2020
One of the UK's leading Ear, Nose and Throat consultants has told Sky News there are new signs for detecting coronavirus in patients.
Health Nirmal Kumar
Topics: Coronavirus UK
It said in a statement: "Evidence from other countries that the entry point for the coronavirus is often in the eyes, nose and throat areas.
"We have also identified a new symptom (loss of sense of smell and taste) that may mean that people without other symptoms but with just the loss of this sense may have to self isolate again to reduce the spread of the virus." ■