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Did anyone else NOT lose their sense of smell or taste?

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Floralapron Thu 19-Nov-20 08:34:11

Just that really. And have a positive test.

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lifeisbetterinpajamas Thu 19-Nov-20 09:25:29

Me. I tested positive last Friday and still have my sense of taste and smell. I haven't had a temperature either, my only symptom from the main 3 is a cough.

H1978 Thu 19-Nov-20 09:27:10

I tested positive yesterday and I haven’t lost either.

PrivateD00r Thu 19-Nov-20 09:28:45

Not everyone does but it is a really common symptom. Mine didn't go until about day 4 or so. I have a slight ability to taste now but absolutely no smell (I am 3 weeks in now).

dustyknickers Thu 19-Nov-20 09:58:54

I've had my sense of taste and smell all through, although it has been altered at times. I'm currently day 7 in hospital. Had the temperature and cough, making baby steps in improvement.

GreyishDays Thu 19-Nov-20 11:13:38

I saw a chart last week that said about 40-60% of people had a change to their sense of taste or smell.

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