First case of ‘Florona’ detected in Israel
Israeli doctors are studying ‘florona’ as a spike has been witnessed in influenza cases recently.Amid the fear of the Omicron variant, Israel recorded the first case of ‘florona’ disease.
A pregnant woman, who was admitted to a medical facility for giving birth, was detected with florona. However, the young woman was not vaccinated, the report added, quoting Israeli newspaper Yedioth Ahronoth.
WHAT IS FLORONA?
According to a report by news agency ANI, ‘florona’ disease is a double infection of Covid-19 and influenza.
However, it is not a new variant. Israeli doctors are studying ‘florona’ as a spike has been witnessed in influenza cases recently.
Florona is indicative of a severe lapse in the immunity system because two viruses are infecting the human body simultaneously.
PEOPLE MUST NOT PANIC
People must not panic as it is not a new variant.
Earlier, there were unconfirmed reports about the detection of Delmicron, which, again, is not a new variant. In Europe and the US, there have been cases where SARS-CoV-2 variants Delta and Omicron attack at the same time.
SARS-CoV-2 VARIANTS OF CONCERN
So far, the World Health Organization (WHO) has named Alpha, Beta, Gamma, Delta, and Omicron as variants of concern of SARS-CoV-2.