A girl removes her face mask to smell flowers amid a coronavirus outbreak in North Macedonia. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: lost your sense of smell? You might be infected, say experts

  • Specialists in Britain have urged health authorities to advise people with a sudden loss of smell or taste to self-isolate even if they have no other symptoms
  • Around 40 per cent of cases of sudden loss of smell in adults are caused by postviral anosmia, up to 15 per cent of which are linked to past coronaviruses
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
A girl removes her face mask to smell flowers amid a coronavirus outbreak in North Macedonia. Photo: Reuters
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