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Review on clinical features of Covid-19 Outbreak
The University of Faisalabad
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The world has been under terror of another morbid viral pandemic which is a virus belongs to the corona virus family as SARS-COV2 (Severe acute respiratory syndrome-corona virus) related to previously existing SARS-COV (Severe acute respiratory syndrome) and MERS-COV (Middle East respiratory syndrome). It is considered to be zoonotic in origin as it is transmitted from animals to human. It presents crown like morphology with spike like protein which adheres to the surfaces of the body mainly in respiratory system. Mild symptoms like fever, dry cough, and body pain, loss of smell and taste, headache, shortness of breath appear on exposure to virus leading to major symptoms damaged lungs and drop in oxygen saturation. Pharmacological drug trials and various nutritional therapies are being used to prevent the symptoms of the infection. Researchers are developing proper vaccination to cure the infection.