Discovered last week in South Africa and classified by the World Health Organization (WHO) Variation of anxiety (VOC), Ômicron came to Brazil.
The new strain was identified in Sao Paulo. The symptoms are known so far Omigron
Are different from the delta responsible for most of the latest Covid-19 cases in the world.
Physician Angelique Coates, who has seen many patients with the new variant, saw a change in the symptoms presented by the patients. According to the president of the Medical Association of South Africa, symptoms Omigron
- Muscle aches;
- “Throat itching” or “throat itching”;
- Low-grade fever (in some cases);
- Dry cough (in some cases).
According to the doctor, the symptoms of micron are similar to the beta variant. Fatigue is the main reason for people to seek help from a doctor. The most common symptoms of delta are high pulse, low oxygen levels and loss of smell and taste.
So far, patients with Ômicron disease have had only mild symptoms. However, the new variant is of concern to the WHO and countries because the 50 mutations that the new strain provides are only present in 32 protein S, making it the main target of vaccines developed so far.
It is also believed that it may be more contagious than Delta, as the number of Govt-19 cases from South Africa has increased.