Although highly contagious, the COVID variant, OmicronIt can be recognized by some specific symptoms and below we will reveal what they are and the recommendations that should be taken into account during the infectious process, according to some specialists.
Even, Hugo Lopez GatelO’Micron usually has mild clinical symptoms, which are usually differentiated by hoarseness and most patients will not worsen or require hospital care, the undersecretary said.
Thus, according to Lopez Gatell, the three most common symptoms are: fever, hoarseness, and dry cough.
He stressed during a press conference that “most people have a mild clinical picture, with hoarseness, and some may have fever and dry cough, but not with lung damage that makes them go to hospital.”
But What are the main symptoms of Omicron?
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In addition, it can be confused with a very strong cold. For this reason, it is recommended that if you have any of the above symptoms, it is best to avoid going for the test, and it is best to assume it is positive. COVID-19 And keep isolation.
Since the so-called Omicron variant appeared in South Africa, researchers continue to conduct studies to learn more about it. However, citizens should continue to be vigilant of any symptoms, especially in children, who have not yet been vaccinated in Mexico, so we will explain in detail what the main alert indicators are.
“Although Omicron causes less severe symptoms than Delta (the prevalent alternative so far), it is still a dangerous virus, especially for those who have not been vaccinated,” said WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
According to the World Health Organization (Who is the), the micron variant is more transmissible and has resulted in increased cases in most cities where there is community transmission. At least 312 million cases of COVID-19 have been identified in the world so far.
In the case of minors, the symptoms can be a cause for concern, as it must be remembered that the state has not started to protect vaccination or apply vaccinations as in other countries where they already have them.
Which is that young children can get worse, especially in those with a co-morbidity, that is, those with two or more diseases, so it will be necessary to be careful when the first symptoms appear.
According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, minors are as likely to contract COVID-19 as adults. the sign of illness It can appear two to 14 days after exposure to the virus. Anyone can have mild to severe symptoms.
According to specialists, a person who has tested positive for the disease can Infection begins Two or three days before it is confirmed.