Published: 2022-10-26

Treatment of anosmia caused by COVID-19: case report

Jose M. P. De Godoy, Livia M. P. De Godoy, Henrique J. P. De Godoy, Maria De F. G. Godoy


The aim of the present study was to report the reversal of anosmia within minutes in a patient with a one-month history of COVID-19. Self-reported olfactory and taste (sweet, sour, bitter, and salty) disorders and anosmia are common in patients having had COVID-19. However, there is no specific treatment described in the literature. The present study reports a case of a 23-year-old patient with a one-month history of COVID-19 and anosmia who experienced an immediate improvement in symptoms with the use of cervical and facial lymphatic therapy.


COVID-19, Anosmia, Sequelae, Treatment

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