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Prior dengue infection can double Covid-19 risk: Study

Publicado em 19 maio 2021
SAO PAULO, MAY 19 (IANS): People who have had dengue in the past are twice as likely to develop symptoms of Covid-19 if they are infected by coronavirus, finds a new study. The study, led by University of Sao Paulo in Brazil, detected the presence of antibodies against dengue virus and SARS-CoV-2 in blood samples from 1,285 inhabitants of Mancio Lima, a small town in the state of Acre, part of Brazil's Amazon region. "Our results show that the populations most exposed to dengue, [...]