Chapare Virus

Chapare Virus: A rare virus found in Bolivia!

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The outbreak of the Coronavirus epidemic where people around the world are yet to get relief. At the same time, now a new virus detected in Bolivia. According to experts, this is a rare virus. The US Center for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the virus. According to the scientist, the name of this virus is ‘Chapare virus’. Which can spread from one person to another and infect them.

Experts are of the opinion that this virus which infects people can be the cause of Ebola-like fever and haemorrhagic fever. However, while speaking about this virus, experts also say that Ebola was considered very dangerous in the past. However, after some time the virus was controlled.

Bolivia Chapare Virus

A rare virus found in Bolivia according to the information received. The first case of ‘Chapare virus’ infection was revealed in 2019. In La Paz, Bolivia, 2 people were infected, and 3 healthcare workers also got the infection. 3 people died due to this infection. At the same time, scientists say that in the year 2004, some cases of Chapare virus were there in the Chapare region of Bolivia.

According to a report published in the Guardian newspaper, CDC experts told about the arc virus, that the virus can be spread by body fluids. Also, the virus is believed to have been transmitted from mice to humans. However, viruses spread through human body fluids can be easily controlled.

Symptoms

Patients who were infected with the virus complained of fever, abdominal pain, vomiting, bleeding from the gums, blisters on the skin and feeling pain inside the eyes. Since there is no cure for this infection, watering is the only treatment when infection occurs. Initially, the symptoms of this virus start to resemble dengue.

The virus can spread from one person to another


There is no specific treatment available for this infection. Therefore, people suffering from arc infection are still getting treatment with the help of liquid medicines in the arc veins. Researchers say that as the arc virus can spread from one to another in humans. Therefore, more needs to be discovered about this virus.

According to a report published in the Guardian newspaper, CDC experts told about the arc virus, that the virus can be spread by body fluids. However, viruses spread through human body fluids can be easily controlled.