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Alert: Another threat to the world! 1 person lost his life here

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Different types of viruses are emerging in the world, which are very dangerous for humans. Scientists and doctors have cures for some viruses, while some viral diseases are still incurable. Powassan virus continues to pose a challenge to health experts around the world. The treatment of this virus, which is spread by the bite of an infected animal, has not yet been discovered. At the same time, a case of death due to this virus has also come to light in America.

Every year 25 people in the US are infected with Powassan virus.

 

Because of this, the Maine Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said that after one death from the rare virus, health officials are warning the public about the deadly Powassan virus disease, an incurable disease spread by parasites on animals. In addition, according to available information, 25 people in the US are infected with Powassan virus every year. Powassan virus is most commonly transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected deer or squirrel bite. Although cases of Powassan are rare, more cases have been reported in recent years. Powassan virus infection has been reported in humans in the US, Canada, and Russia. So know how to avoid this virus.

 

Symptom

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, most people infected with Powassan virus have very few symptoms. It may take 1 week to 1 month for symptoms to appear in infected people. Early symptoms may include fever, headache, vomiting and weakness. Powassan virus can cause serious illness, including infection of the brain (encephalitis). Symptoms of severe illness include confusion, lack of coordination, difficulty speaking. If the disease becomes severe, 1 out of 10 people die.

Treatment

There is no medicine to prevent or treat Powassan virus infection. Antibiotics do not treat viruses. People who are severely infected with the virus require special treatment.