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The Covid-19 is very variable and ranges from an infection, being asymptomatic or pneumonia, however, there are new symptoms that are present in the new variants such as omicron and are usually known as coryza or acute rhinitis.
According to a recent study by King’s College of London, A sample of 17,500 affected people was used and it was determined that coryza is a symptom that appears in 40 percent of those infected with coronavirus.
‘Each strain of COVID-19 has different symptoms. the variant omicronmore than the others, seems to have more upper respiratory symptoms, such as nasal congestion, runny nose, and sore throat’,’ cOmunico, Ahmad Sedaghat, director of the Division of Rhinology, Allergy and Anterior Skull Base Surgery at the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine.
What is coryza?
coryza It is an inflammation of the mucosa, where the nose produces sneezing, itching, obstruction, nasal secretions and sometimes lack of smell and although it is not yet a serious symptom of Covid-19 and lasts two to three days, preventive measures must be taken for its care.
According to data from the British study, coryza is twice as common in everyday life, but it could be confused with an allergy since this usually develops by the same, especially in spring and can occur by viral or bacterial route.
The presence of acute rhinitis is presented as a cold, however this could be derived on other occasions such as sinusitis, according to the study, lMen are more likely than women.
In the test of King’s Collage, the coryza it was the third most frequent symptom, along with dry cough, and nasal occlusion; The sore throat with 58 percent, followed by the headache and behind it appear the cough with phlegm, muscle pain and continuous sneezing.