Fact-checked by: Newtral.es

2020/04/22 | Spain

FALSE: COVID-19 is a thrombosis and is cured with anticoagulant, anti-inflammatory or antibiotic aspirin.

Explanation: The message is based on a real Italian study whose results have been manipulated. Thrombosis, which is treated with anticoagulants, is one of the possible complications resulting from the most critical cases of coronavirus.

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This false claim originated from: Whatsapp

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