Corona virus, the zoonotic virus which still terrifying the world. The virus transmitted through the respiratory system by close contact. Through coughing or sneezing or by touching an infected person or goods. The infection caused by the virus occurs mainly in winter and early spring. The virus is sensitive to heat. Ultraviolet rays. At 4 °C infectious viruses persist for up to 28 days. Viruses are more inactive at 20°C compared to four degrees. Viruses were also more rapidly inactive at 40 °C than 20 °C. Because of this characteristic, winter and early spring are the epidemic seasons of the virus disease.
While In a recent WHO analysis of more than 55,000 cases of corona patients in China, found that most common symptoms were identified. Here is the percentage of people who had it:
1- Fever: 88%
2- Dry cough: 68%
3- Fatigue: 38% cough
4- phlegm or thick sputum of the lungs: 33%
5- Shortness of breath: 19%
6- Bone or joint pain: 15%
7- Sore throat: 14%
8- Headache: 14%
The growth of the virus is mostly in epithelial cells. It can also infect the liver, kidneys, heart, and eyes. It can also grow in other cell types (such as macrophages ). Coronaviruses so far, have about 15 different strains. Also, has been shown, that the viruses can infect a variety of mammals, birds, and humans.
Coronavirus infections have been reported in the literature to produce the following clinical symptoms:
- Respiratory infections, including severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS);
- Intestinal infections (occasional infants);
- Neurological symptoms (rarely).
CoronaViruses from China to US, France, Australia, Japan, and Canada
Corona Virus Symptoms
Symptoms of infection with the virus take between two days to 14 days to appear. The symptoms vary between infected individuals. For instance, the symptoms were identified at the beginning of the outbreak as myalgia or fatigue for 44%, sputum production 28%, headache 8%. Fever 98%, hemoptysis 5%, Runny nose, and cough 76%. Dyspnoea 55%. Discomfort, and pharyngitis 38%. The main symptoms are watery stools, Shortness of breath, and vomiting. In severe cases, bloody stools may occur. In rare cases, it also causes nervous system syndrome. Infection with the virus can lead to pneumonia, an infection in which the lungs swell and fill with fluid, and if this pneumonia is left without treatment it may be fatal. Images of the lungs in potential cases may be considered sufficient to diagnose the infection, instead of DNA checks.
How I protect myself from Corona Virus
The best prevention strategy is to stay home, and don’t travel on buses, airplanes, or trains, and don’t sit in a public area or crawdad room. Wash hands frequently, with alcohol or soap. We also advise that a lack of personal hygiene is a major contributor to infection don’t eat at restaurants, wash your food, and cook it at a high degree. So if infected people were touching it, then the virus die in the high temperature. Don’t touch your eyes, mouth, or nose before you wash your hands. Don’t be close to others.
How does the Coronavirus spread?
Person to person transmission through sneezing or coughing
Public transport a primary site for the transmission
The incubation period which is between two and 14 days