Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 1789--1791

COVID-19 presenting as acute transient flaccid limb paralysis


V Rajesh, Jolsana Augustine, R Divya, Melcy Cleetus 
 Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Rajagiri Hospital, Chunangamvely, Aluva, Kochi, Kerala, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Jolsana Augustine
Rajagiri Hospital, Aluva, Kochin - 683 112, Kerala
India

Novel corona virus pandemic in 2020 has created havoc across the world. Since its entry into Indian subcontinent in February 2020, it has become the second most affected country in the world. In this context we wish to share the case of a young man who presented with periodic paralysis was eventually diagnosed to have COVID-19 infection. During this pandemic season, one has to be vigilant and think out of the box to identify COVID-19 infections even among the least suspicious cases.


How to cite this article:
Rajesh V, Augustine J, Divya R, Cleetus M. COVID-19 presenting as acute transient flaccid limb paralysis.J Family Med Prim Care 2021;10:1789-1791


How to cite this URL:
Rajesh V, Augustine J, Divya R, Cleetus M. COVID-19 presenting as acute transient flaccid limb paralysis. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Jun 23 ];10:1789-1791
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