Scientists consider the delta variant to be the “most contagious type.” Currently, delta is responsible for many new infections with SARS-CoV-2, so it is important to know what symptoms they cause. How do you know the incidence of coronary delta variant? Experts suggest.
- Delta variable: a new symptom. what are you looking for?
- Delta variable: symptoms of infection. List of possible symptoms
delta variable (commonly known as B.1.617), ie Indian boom The SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus was first identified in India, but has already reached dozens of countries around the world, and it has also been detected in Poland.
Already in May, the World Health Organization (WHO) identified delta as a variant that should be of concern, because the infection causes very severe symptoms. The delta variant is more contagious than previously known variants, according to epidemiological analyzes carried out, among others, by Public Health England.
How do you know the incidence of delta variable? Expert explanation.
Delta variable: a new symptom. what are you looking for?
According to Indian and Russian doctors who have treated large numbers of delta-affected patients, this variant may cause slightly different symptoms. COVID-19 is more than has been talked about so far.
Those with delta type are more likely to have digestive problems, including abdominal pain, vomiting, and diarrhea.
The symptoms of a delta infection can easily be confused with the common cold, as the infection often begins with a sore throat or tonsillitis. but that is not all.
Dr. Paweł Grzesiowski, pediatrician, immunologist and expert of the Supreme Medical Council against COVID-19 explains in an interview with the WP portal abczdrowie.pl that reports from Indian doctors show that hearing loss is a common symptom of delta infection.
Corona virus has the ability to damage the nervous system. With previous variants, nerve pads were often involved, resulting in problems with the sense of smell and taste. Hearing disorders are frequently observed in the Indian variant. They also have a nervous basis – the expert said in an interview with WP abczdrowie.pl.
So far, ENT problems have affected a small group of patients with the so-called British mutation.
Corona virus can cause sensorineural hearing loss, tinnitus, and in rare cases, sudden deafness. There were also reports of acute otitis media in adults – explained the professor. Małgorzata Wierzbicka, Head of the Department of Otolaryngology and Laryngeal Oncology at Karol Marcinkowski Medical University in Poznaان.
Recently, we also wrote that according to Indian doctors, coronary delta variant infection may lead to the formation of dangerous blood clots, even leading to gangrene.
Delta variable: symptoms of infection. List of possible symptoms
In conclusion, based on the reports of scientists and observations of doctors, incl. From India and Russia, several symptoms that may indicate infection with the delta variant of the coronavirus can be recognized.
Possible symptoms of delta are:
- Digestive problems including stomach pain, diarrhea and vomiting.
- Sore throat,
- hearing impairment (in extreme cases up to hearing loss),
- Blood clots (even leading to gangrene).
In an interview with the Polish News Agency, Dr. Piotr Ryzemsky noted that the observations of Indian doctors could not be directly transferred to the situation in Europe. According to the specialist, not only the climatic zone and the frequency of various diseases, including parasitic ones, differ, but there are also differences in socio-economic status and availability of medical care, and all this may determine a different spectrum of observed symptoms .
Source: WP abczdrowie.plzdrowie.pap.pl