JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, Discusses Relationship Between Long COVID and Perimenopause

June 28, 2023 by

JoAnn Pinkerton, MD

JoAnn Pinkertons, MD

JoAnn Pinkerton, MD, a professor of obstetrics and gynecology and director of UVA’s Midlife Health Center, was featured in The Daily Progress about long COVID symptoms and how it relates to other conditions like perimenopause that have similar symptoms. Perimenopause symptoms can worsen and lengthen due to long COVID and even be misdiagnosed as long COVID, with symptoms from both conditions affecting each other, says Dr. Pinkerton.

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