Zoom News : Jan 10, 2023, 06:52 PM
H3N2 Virus: OPDs of many hospitals in Uttar Pradesh including Delhi-NCR are full of viral fever cases these days. People are reaching the hospital with simple flu-like symptoms, but people's fever is not taking its name for a week. Doctors are getting corona virus tested, then a new disease is coming out. The name of these viruses is H3N2.There are symptoms like corona, but there is no corona. We reached the testing lab to understand what is the treatment of this fever which is especially affecting the elderly and children and how many people are in its grip. It was found in the lab that H3N2 POSITIVE is being found in 6 out of 10 samples coming for virus test.According to Sameer Bhati of Star Imaging Lab, doctors are also getting tests done by getting confused with Covid. According to microbiology expert Dr. Sonika, its test is also similar to that of corona. Samples are taken from the throat and nose and the report comes in 24 hours.What precautions should be taken by the patient in such a situation?Paracetamol can be taken for fever.- Rest and keep taking fluids.- Keep yourself warm in winter. - Small children and people above 50 years and pregnant women should take special care of themselves.