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Dr. Wajida Anwar, a member of the Supreme Committee for Viruses at the Ministry of Higher Education, said that the number of new infections with the new Corona virus is increasing in conjunction with the third wave, but Egypt is the same as the rest of the countries in the region.
“Anwar” added during a telephone interview on the “Now” program broadcast on the “Extra News” channel, that Egypt’s dealings with the first wave were excellent and we were able to control the matter. Therefore, we hope to use this to maintain control over the situation so that we do not get out of the third wave with a number. Cases as big as it happened in some countries like India.
Regarding the symptoms of the Corona virus during the third wave, she said: “The symptoms of infection with the Coronavirus have witnessed a change. ».
She added, “The temperature during the third wave symptoms is not very high, which poses a risk to the difficulty in detecting the infection due to poor presentation.”
She continued: “Loss of smell and taste is no longer only a symptom of infection with the emerging corona virus, but hearing loss also has become a symptom of infection, so if these symptoms appear, one must suspect the possibility of infection.”