As the pandemic of acute SARS-CoV-2 infection continues, there is another pandemic that shadows it—the growing population of people who have new, continuing, or recurring symptoms long after initial infection. Many refer to this condition as “long COVID,” and the National Institutes of Health's (NIH) official name for the condition is postacute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 (PASC). Whatever we call it, the current limited understanding of the pathophysiology, epidemiology, and course of this condition makes caring for these patients a vexing challenge.
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