Covid-19 Omicron Symptoms

Coronaviruses are a big family of different viruses. Coronavirus disease 2019(COVID -19) Is a contagious disease caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2(SARS-COV-2). In December 2019, the first known case was identified in Wuhan, China. The disease has since spread worldwide, leading to an ongoing pandemic.

Symptoms Of Covid-19

There are variations in the symptoms of Covid-19 but often include fever, cough, headache, fatigue, loss of smell and taste, difficulties in breathing, sore throat. The symptoms may usually begin one to fourteen days after exposure to the virus.

Covid-19 Omicron Symptoms
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Not all people infected develop noticeable symptoms. People who develop noticeable symptoms are classified as patients and out of this, most of the patients about 81% develop mild to moderate symptoms, while 14% develop severe symptoms and 5% suffer critical symptoms.

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Covid-19 Transmission

Covid 19 is transmitted if splashed with contaminated fluids in the eyes, mouth, or nose, and, rarely through contaminated surfaces. Conid 19 is also transmitted when prole inhaled in air contaminated droplets and small airborne particles.

Covid-19 Omicron Virus

Covid-19 Omicron is a new variant of Covid-19 that has undergone several mutations. The Omicron variant was developed through the wide circulation of the Covid-19 virus causing numerous infections and as a result of that, the likelihood of the virus mutating increases. This resulted in the new variant called Omicron.

Covid-19 Omicron Symptoms

Symptoms Of Covid-19 Omicron

There is no confirmed information to suggest that Omicron causes different Covid -19 symptoms from the other Covid-19 variant. Some of the symptoms of the Covid-19 Omicron virus are headache, runny nose, sore throat, fever, cough, pains. Loss of taste and smell seems to be uncommon in Omicron patients.

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Prevention Of Covid-19 Omicron

To prevent the spread of Covid-19 Omicron.

  • Maintain a safe distance from others.
  • Wear a mask in public.
  • Clean your hands often.
  • Get vaccinated when he your turn.
  • Cover hour nose and mouth with your bent elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze.
  • Stay home if you feel unwell.
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