Despite being “something we haven’t heard much about. It turns out that 19 percent or one in five of you did have ear problems because of Covid”, he said.
According to the ZOE lead, of the 14,500 people who took part in the survey, 5,000 tested positive for Covid and ear ringing.
Participants said the symptom “comes and goes and can be mild to moderate for weeks or months”.
The professor admitted he did get it but it “disappeared quickly in me”.