There is no end to viruses in China – after the killer corona virus, another deadly virus, the Hantavirus has emerged.
A man died in Yunnan Province, China after testing positive for Hantavirus. The man died on the way back to Shandong Province to work on a chartered bus, the Global Times reported.
According to reports, 32 more people tested positive, the report added. News of Hantavirus triggered the panic button worldwide on Tuesday.
People panicked that it was another COVID-19-like killer who was ready to start a new pandemic.
It has been found that people who contract the Hanta virus usually come into contact with rodents – rats and mice. Rodents are carriers of the Hanta virus.
Hantavirus can be transmitted if someone touches eyes, nose or mouth after touching rodent droppings, urine or nesting material.
Early symptoms of Hantavirus include fever, headache, muscle pain, abdominal pain, dizziness, chills, and abdominal problems.
Hantavirus patients also experience symptoms of nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
Late symptoms are lung filling with fluid and shortness of breath.