Vitamin D and Sex Differences in COVID-19

Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2020 Sep 30;11:567824. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2020.567824. eCollection 2020.
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Keywords: coronavirus disease 2019; estrogen; inflammation; sex/gender differences; vitamin D.

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus / isolation & purification*
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections / blood
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Coronavirus Infections / virology
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Italy / epidemiology
  • Male
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / blood
  • Pneumonia, Viral / epidemiology*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / virology
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Sex Factors
  • Vitamin D / blood*
  • Vitamin D Deficiency / complications*
  • Vitamins / blood*

Substances

  • Vitamins
  • Vitamin D