Clinical Features & Diagnosis

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Learn the signs and symptoms associated with COVID-19 from Mayo Clinic, including topics such as how healthcare providers confirm infection with SARS-CoV-2.  This collection is updated in collaboration with Mayo Clinic.

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Mayo Clinic Q&A: The Latest on COVID-19
On today's Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious disease expert and head of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group, shares the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic. (Published 03/24/2020)
1 video | 20m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: Pregnancy During the COVID-19 Pandemic
COVID-19 is the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Because SARS-CoV-2 is a novel coronavirus, researchers are still learning how the virus affects the body. And this raises questions for pregnant women. Can COVID-19 affect pregnancy? Is breastfeeding safe? How can a pregnant woman protect herself from the disease? (Published 04/10/2020)
1 video | 10m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: Mayo Clinic Laboratories Launches Serology Testing
A new serology test from Mayo Clinic Laboratories is being used to identify the presence of immune response to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The serology test is intended only to detect antibodies to the virus. It does not diagnose recent or active infection. Mayo Clinic Laboratories also offers a molecular test to diagnose very recent or active infection. Both tests are important tools in the pandemic response. (Published 04/20/2020)
1 video | 10m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: COVID-19 Questions Answered
Each week, the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast shares the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic. (Published 04/29/2020)
1 video | 12m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: Possible Neurological Effects of COVID-19
Originally identified as a respiratory disease, some COVID-19 patients exhibit neurologic symptoms including stroke, loss of consciousness, headache, and even the loss of taste and smell. What's unknown is whether these are direct effects of the virus entering the nervous system, or consequences of the disease's effect on the body. (Published 05/06/2020)
1 video | 13m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: COVID-19 New Briefing
On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, covers the latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic. (Published 05/12/2020)
1 video | 22m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: COVID-19 Update
On the Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast, Dr. Gregory Poland, an infectious diseases expert and head of Mayo Clinic’s Vaccine Research Group, covers the latest news on the COVID-19 pandemic. (Published 05/20/2020)
1 video | 16m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: Understanding COVID-19 Testing
Mayo Clinic has been a leader in developing and deploying testing for COVID-19, but understanding the different types of tests and what they measure can be confusing. Terms like viral, molecular, serology and antibodies aren’t clear for everyone. What are the different COVID-19 tests, and what do they do? (Published 05/22/2020)
1 video | 11m
Mayo Clinic COVID-19 Live Webinar Series - June 16th, 2020: COVID-19 and Pediatric Patients
Despite the rapidly evolving body of data on SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19, some uncertainty persists around how the virus affects children. In this webinar, Mayo Clinic pediatrics experts will review the latest research, discuss clinical updates and offer guidance for pediatric health care providers.
1 video | 58m
Mayo Clinic COVID-19 Live Webinar Series - July 15th, 2020: Health Disparities in the COVID-19 Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately impacted some socioeconomic and demographic groups.
1 video | 56m
Mayo Clinic Q&A: Heart Muscle Damage from COVID-19
From the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was that known the disease affected the lungs. But some of the most severe damage to the body can be to the heart muscle. COVID-related myocarditis, or inflammation of the heart muscle, can cause severe damage and sometimes death. (Published 8/31/2020)
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Mayo Clinic Q&A: Children, COVID-10 and Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome
Children can become ill with COVID-19, and sometimes they develop a rare but serious reaction called multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C). When this reaction happens, different body parts become inflamed, including the heart, lungs, intestinal tract and brain. More than 600 cases of MIS-C have been reported in the U.S. as of Aug. 20, most in minority populations. (Published 9/4/2020)
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Mayo Clinic Q&A: “Brain fog” is a lingering condition for many COVID-19 long-haulers
Fatigue and what's being called "brain fog" are turning out to be some of the most common issues for long-hauler patients recovering from COVID-19. The National Institutes of Health calls these and other symptoms, which can last for several months, post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2, or PASC. Those suffering from brain fog may experience short-term memory loss, confusion, difficulty concentrating or just feeling different than they did before they had COVID-19, even if it was a mild case of the infection. And Dr. Billie Schultz, a Mayo Clinic physical medicine and rehabilitation expert, says, though older patients have these symptoms more often, younger people are also showing up with brain fog. (Published 03/08/2021)
1 video | 16m
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