Experts have warned of the long-term complications that the coronavirus can cause. An infectious disease specialist recently warned about the possibility of “erectile dysfunction” in men.
“Men can have long-term problems with erectile dysfunction from this virus because we know that it causes problems with blood vessels … This is something of great concern. Not only can this virus kill you but it can actually cause long-term problems. , for life, potentially, complications, “Grayson was quoted as saying.
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Dr Dena Grayson said there was now concern the disease could affect men’s ability to perform in the bedroom even after they recovered.
‘This is something of great concern – [it’s] not only can this virus kill you but can actually cause long-term, lifelong and potentially long-term complications, ” he added.
Although most people appear to be recovering from COVID-19, he said they expect to see more ‘long-term negative consequences of infection’, with time, including neurological complications.