It seems as though the longer the novel coronavirus circulates, the more symptoms arise. Media is consistently updating the nation with the latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic and this includes the new symptom: COVID toes.
What Are COVID Toes?
The first cases of the purple lesions popping up on the feet (and sometimes hands) of COVID+ patients were announced in a press release from the General Council of Official Colleges of Podiatrists in Spain. They began noticing the purple lesions (predominantly on young people). Some already had other symptoms of COVID-19, but others got sick after the lesions were noted. Even though the lesions can show up on the hands as well, the dermatological community dubbed the lesions “COVID toes.