Omicron’s XBB 1.5 variant is growing very fast, get these symptoms tested

Omicron XBB 1.5 Variant: The XBB 1.5 variant has been created by the mutation in the old sub-variant XBB of Omicron. In America, the cases of this variant increased from 11 percent to 41 percent in a few weeks.

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XBB 1.5 Variant cases: in many countries of the world Corona wreaking havoc. Virus cases are increasing in China, Japan and America. Omicron in the US XBB 1.5 Variant There is a continuous boom in the cases. This variant is being found in 41 percent of the samples. Cases of this variant have also been reported in India. The X-BB sub-variant has been confirmed in 14 of the passengers coming from abroad. In such a situation, concern has increased regarding this variant.

According to scientists, the XBB 1.5 variant has been created by the mutation in the old sub-variant XBB of Omicron. In America, cases of this variant have increased from 11 percent to 41 percent in a few weeks. A few months back, the X-BB variant was reported in Singapore. Then due to this a double jump was seen in new cases there. Since the XBB 1.5 variant is an upgraded version of the X-BB variant. In such a situation, the possibility of spreading this variant worldwide is increasing. In India too, a case of X-BB 1.5 was registered a few days back. According to the report of INSACOG, a case of this new variant had come to the fore in Gujarat. This variant has also been found in passengers coming from abroad.

Can dodge immunity

According to virologist Andrew Pekoz, the XBB 1.5 variant can dodge the immunity built against Kovid. It can cause reinfection in people. There is also a risk of serious symptoms due to this. There are not many cases of X-BB 1.5 variant in India yet, but there have been many cases of X-BB in the last few months, although due to the X-BB variant, no patient has had severe symptoms of the virus and this It is similar to flu, but scientists have alerted about its upgrade version X-BB 1.5 variant. In such a situation, India also needs to be careful.

what is the symptom

According to epidemiologist Dr. Ajay Kumar, the symptoms of XBB 1.5 are currently similar to the old sub-variants of Omicron and the X-BB variant. In this, people are complaining of mild fever along with cough and cold. On the appearance of these symptoms, Kovid test can be done.

According to Dr. Kumar, the symptoms of X-BB 1.5 have to be monitored now. If there is any change in these or there is a complaint of some infection in the lungs, then there is a need to be alert. At the moment it is also necessary to increase genome sequencing. This is because only through sequencing, other infected people of this new sub-variant can also be identified and they can be isolated on time.

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