J Endocr Soc 2020 Aug 2;4(8):bvaa082. Epub 2020 Jul 2.
Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital, University of Oxford, London, UK.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) virus has spread across the globe rapidly causing an unprecedented pandemic. Because of the novelty of the disease, the possible impact on the endocrine system is not clear. To compile a mini-review describing possible endocrine consequences of SARS-CoV-2 infection, we performed a literature survey using the key words Covid-19, Coronavirus, SARS CoV-1, SARS Cov-2, Endocrine, and related terms in medical databases including PubMed, Google Scholar, and MedARXiv from the year 2000. Read More