People infected with the Omicron strain of coronavirus sometimes experience a complete loss of voice, Elina Aranovich, an internist, cardiologist and oncologist from Russia told Gazeta.Ru.
Voice problems may include not only loss of voice: some patients, according to the specialist, began to complain more often of hoarseness and rattling of the voice.
Infection with coronavirus leads to inflammatory processes in the mucous membranes of the pharynx, larynx, and trachea.
“Clinically, this process occurs as part of laryngitis, laryngotracheitis or pharyngitis. Treatment is necessarily prescribed by a doctor, based on the results of the examination of the patient and the necessary additional examinations,” said the specialist.
And before the doctor’s appointment, those infected with omicron is recommended to provide warm abundant drinking, as well as to observe the temperature regime in the apartment.