A total of 11 states including Telangana, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha and Kerala are seeing the effect of new dengue variants. According to the information, out of the four serotypes of dengue viral, DENV-2 or strain D2 is spreading in these states.
Dengue Virus New Variant DENV-2: On one hand in the country where cases of corona infection remain a matter of seriousness. On the other hand, the increasing cases of dengue have increased the concern. Dengue cases are increasing rapidly in many states of the country. Although dengue cases start appearing every year during the rainy season, but this time dengue cases are being seen a lot, while a new variant has also emerged these days. Before this, only variants of Corona were being seen. Meanwhile, a new variant of Dengue DENV-2 has surfaced. It has spread in 11 states. In fact, this variant of dengue is quite dangerous. At the same time, the symptoms of both the new variants of corona and dengue are almost the same, and this situation of confusion has started forming among the people.Also Read – Viral Fever in Bihar: Viral fever continues to wreak havoc in Bihar, 946 people reached hospital so far
The new variant of Dengue DENV-2
A total of 11 states including Telangana, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Odisha and Kerala are seeing the effect of new dengue variants. According to the information, out of the four serotypes of dengue viral, DENV-2 or strain D2 is spreading in these states. These remain a matter of concern for the state governments. According to Balram Bhargava, Director General, Council of Medical Research, this strain is quite dangerous and is capable of increasing the mortality rate. It has even taken the lives of many people in UP. Let us tell you that the new variant of dengue is infecting people from children to all ages. Even children have to be admitted in hospitals. Also Read – Delhi Dengue Update: Dengue cases suddenly increased in the last one week in Delhi, figure crossed 210
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– Talking about the symptoms of dengue, after the bite of a mosquito carrying the infected virus, the patient may experience high fever, severe headache, muscle and joint pain, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea.
– In corona infection, there is a problem of fever, chills, cough, cold, soreness, difficulty in breathing, headache, fatigue, weakness, etc.
How to differentiate between COVID-19 and DENV-2
For the difference between the new variant of dengue and corona infection, first you have to get tested, from this it will be clear whether the patient is infected with corona or dengue.
1- If the patient feels loss of smell and taste as well as symptoms like swelling in the respiratory tract, then it is a symptom of Kovid 19. Difficulty in breathing, chest pain are all symptoms of corona infection.
2- On the other hand, weakness in dengue starts with headache. These symptoms do not appear in corona infection.