Several cases of young COVID-19 patients diagnosed with strokes have been described, though they had a mild disease and no pre-existing health conditions. Dr. Thomas Oxley, a neurosurgeon at Mount Sinai Health System in New York, reported that the incidence of stroke in young individuals has increased sevenfold
Maggie Fox. COVID-19 causing blood clots, sudden strokes in young adults, doctors say. CTV News. April 24, 2020.