If you see the symptoms of monkeypox, get it checked immediately, how to prevent the disease, alert issued in Agra
Monkeypox is like chickenpox. Pimples come out in the body. If you keep it clean, then this can be avoided. The district administration in Agra issued an alert regarding monkeypox on Thursday. State Surveillance Officer Dr. Vikasendu Agarwal has issued an advisory regarding its symptoms, treatment, and protocol.
No case of monkeypox has been reported in Agra yet. But the apprehension about the passengers and tourists coming from other states has increased. CMO Dr. Arun Srivastava said that there is nothing to be afraid of monkeypox. This can be avoided by being cautious. Monkeypox can be transmitted through sweating. Take special care of the cleanliness of the body.
Get tested if you see symptoms
District Magistrate Prabhu N Singh says that there will be an RTPCR test to investigate the monkeypox suspect. If someone has symptoms, he can get tested. Can contact on 0562-2600412. The CMO said that the isolation ward is ready at SN Medical College.
These are the symptoms
Headache, fever, rash.
- There may be swelling in the throat.
- Rash on stomach, back, waist.
- There may be a pain in the joints.
The skin may be itchy.
Get tested if you are sick for 2 to 3 weeks.
(As per State Surveillance Officer)
four new corona patients found
Four more new patients of Korana virus have been found on Thursday. In the last 24 hours, 2,275 people have been screened. During this 3 patients have also been cured. According to the report of the administration, there are 26 active patients in the district. A total of 36,656 patients have been found. Of these, 465 patients have died. 36,165 patients have been cured.