Hantavirus: another deadly virus detected in china

People are already battling with Conoro virus (Convid-19) which has no cure for now yet another surfaces.

China has recorded the first kill of the virus.

Though unlike convid-19, the disease is not an airborne disease. It is transmitted from infected rodents to the victim.

The carriers of this deadly disease are infected rodents. It can be contracted through the inhalation of rodent’s urine, droppings etc.

Among the early symptoms of the virus include fever, headache, muscle ache, abdominal pain, dizziness, chills and abdominal problems, such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea.

About half of all HPS patients experience these symptoms. Late symptoms include lungs fill with fluid and shortness of breath.

It should be informed that the virus has been around for long and can only be transferred to a person through infected rodents.

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