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This visualisation shows what COVID-19 does to your body

The mechanics behind how the virus causes pneumonia in its victims are not widely known. Image: REUTERS/Flavio Lo Scalzo

Nick Routley
Creative Director and Writer, Visual Capitalist
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Occasionally, the infection can cascade into a severe case of pneumonia that can be lethal. Image: Visual Capitalist
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In 15-20% cases, the immune system’s response can cause a 'cytokine storm'. Image: Visual Capitalist
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