Coronavirus warning: How to tell if it’s not Parkinson’s – key signs you have the virus
How is coronavirus different to Parkinson’s disease?
There are similarities between the coronavirus and Parkinson’s, in terms of their symptoms.
A complete loss of smell has been linked to the novel COVID-19 virus, which is also a sign of Parkinson’s.
Doctor 4 U GP, Dr Diana Gall told Express Health: “Loss of smell [anosmia] and loss of taste [ageusia] have been proven as being early symptoms for infected adults.
“This will usually develop suddenly regardless of fever or any cough.
“More and more doctors who are treating COVID-19 are confirming this to be a symptom.”
Source: Daily Express