Delta Plus Varients

Later this year in October 2020, the Delta variant, or B.1.617.2, first emerged in India. It turned out as a variant of concern this spring, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).WHO declares B.1.617.2 as a VOC by observing the risk of increase in its transmission or detrimental change in Covid- 19 epidemiology. The Delta variant contains multiple mutations in the spike protein. At least four mutations.

B.1.617.2 is a variant of B.1.617 named Kappa first found in India . B.1.617.2.1, which has been called “Delta plus”. The matter of concern is that the mutation of Delta is L452R that changes spike protein. Delta L452R mutation is similar to K417N mutation, that also changes the spike protein.

Multiple SARS-CoV-2 variants are spreading globally. B.1.617.2, is sub linage of SARS-Co-V-2 known as the Delta variant, which is most transmissible compares to its other lineages.

Delta plus variant symptoms

In this blog we will try to give to complete list of symptoms that a person have if infected from delta plus variant. If you see these symptoms then book a covid test for yourself and meanwhile isolate yourself from others in your home. Most of the symptoms are similar to covid-19 but there are some other symptoms also that clarifies it is B.1.617.2 variant.

1. Fever
2. dry cough
3. tiredness
4. shortness of breath
5. loss of smell
6. headache
7. diarrhea
8. change in color of toe
9. skin rashes
10. sore throat

If you see these symptoms then do not take this in lenient, visit doctor at earliest and start your treatment as soon as possible.

Delta Plus (VOC)Treatment

There is not any assured treatment available in the market yet. Doctors are using antibiotics to treat delta variant. It is best to get vaccinated to minimize the risk of getting infected from the variant. Precaution is best to avoid the risk of getting infected from delta variant of Covid19.

Precautions for Delta Plus Variant

1. use mask and sanitizer when so ever go out.
2. Avoid to go out as much as possible.
3. When ever go out at some public place try to maintain distance of 6 feet atleast.
4. Wash your hands for 20 seconds for several times a day.
5. Now it is advised to use two mask to prevent yourself from risk of getting infected through air.
6. Get yourself vaccinated to minimize the risk to avoid getting infected through virus.
7. Wash all the eatables and all things you buy from outside before use.

As we say precaution is better than cure. So, it is best to minimise the risk of getting yourself infected through the virus by following all the possible precautions and getting yourself vaccinated as soon as possible.