A new COVID-19 symptom has been discovered: inner ear infections.
New research shows that COVID-19 can enter the body through the ears through the eustachian tube. That tube is what connects the nose and middle ear.
The infection in the ear can cause COVID-19 symptoms like issues with hearing and balance which then lead to dizziness.
The virus entering this way could go into the brain space to infect nerves.
This shows a connection to a lot of hearing and balance issues COVID-19 patients said they have experienced.
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