This is a matter of concern for Maharashtra. The first omecron patient in the state has been found in Kalyan-Dombivali.

This is good news for Maharashtra. The first in the state Omycron patient Found in Kalyan-Dombivali (First corona omicron virus patient in Maharashtra). The patient had been under observation for the past few days. Its samples were sent for genome testing. The report of this test came today. The health system is concerned about the corona virus, which is highly contagious.

This patient is 33 years old and he came to Kalyan-Dombivali from Cape Town, South Africa on November 24, 2021 (Omicron in Kalyan Dombivali Mumbai). He had arrived in Mumbai via Dubai and Delhi. He is the first patient in the state to be infected with the omecron virus.

Search for the patient’s high-risk companions, all corona negative

This patient from Kalyan Dombivali had got mild fever on 24th November. He is undergoing treatment at Kovid Center in Kalyan-Dombivali. In addition, 12 high-risk close associates and 23 low-risk close associates of the patient have been identified. They have all turned out to be covid negative. Corona has also tested 25 co-passengers of a patient traveling from Delhi to Mumbai. Their reports have been negative.

How dangerous is the Omaicron variant really?

The first omicron variant was introduced in South Africa. Angelique Kotzi has given details about this in an exclusive interview given to ANI. “Omycron is a more mutated variant than the delta or beta variant,” she says. Therefore, its propagation speed is higher. Moreover, if you do not know the symptoms of this variant, it can easily spread so unknowingly that it can be ignored ”.

What are the symptoms of Omicron?

Dr. Kotzi was the first to inform the world about this new variant. He described the possible symptoms of omecron from the symptoms of the patients he examined. She said: “The patients I examined showed signs of fatigue. Body aches can also be felt. Some had severe headaches and fatigue. But none of them complained about the smell or taste. Also, there was no nasal congestion or high fever. “

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This is just a preliminary estimate, further research is underway

Meanwhile, all these estimates or observations are at a preliminary level and are still being researched and studied. Kotzi explained. “In terms of mutations, omicron is very different from delta or beta. When our scientists told the world about this variant, they made it clear that they did not know everything about omicron. At the moment, they are just sequencing it, “she said.

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