May 31, 2023

See the three main signs of Arcturus, the new alternative to Covid-19

a A new kind of Covid-19Scientifically known as Arcturus or XBB.1.16It has already been identified in about 40 countries and raises some doubts about it symptoms.

The Arcturus sequence was first released in India in January this year and is already circulating in India Brazil, Newly discovered in the city Sao PauloAccording to the Ministry of Health and the city council of the capital.

The new lineage of Covid-19 has not yet shown the potential for waves deaths or hospitalizationss. according to Ministry of Health“Does not indicate public health risk compared to XBB.1.5”.

You Symptoms of the new variant of Covid-19 It has some similarities, but also differences when compared to the previous breeds.


According to the epidemiologist James Orellanaof the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), “The virus does not change only in terms of its genetic makeup, but in relation to itself symptoms.”

The most important one Symptoms of the new variant Covid-19 they:

  1. eye irritation (similar to conjunctivitis);
  2. dry cough;
  3. febrile seizures

In addition to those listed above, there are other signs to consider Flu-like symptoms The most common strains of COVID-19like:

  • malaise
  • body aches;
  • headache;
  • Runny nose and congestion.
  • sore throat.

New Covid vaccine variant:

As stated by the epidemiologist Orellana particle, Matthew Estadao, This current Vaccines Available able to protect the population against A new kind of Covid-19.

“There is little reason to believe that vaccines are the same bivalent It will not be very effective for Severe cases and deaths from covid-19. For now, all vaccines continue to work well.”

Global Health Organization (from) Treat A new kind of Covid-19 As an interesting variable, given the Rapid spread Strain in recent weeks.


Arcturus: Learn about the symptoms of the new type of covid-19 that is already spreading in Brazil – Estadao. Accessed 4/5/2023

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