Dec. 8, 2020 — Greater than 300 individuals in India have been hospitalized with a “thriller sickness” over the weekend, and there was one dying.
The sufferers within the southern state of Andhra Pradesh had symptoms just like these related to epilepsy, together with complications, nausea, vomiting and seizures, CBS Information reported.
Dozens of individuals in Eluru metropolis began falling unwell on Saturday evening, with some dropping consciousness. By Monday morning, 315 individuals with the unexplained sickness have been in an area hospital. None of them examined optimistic for COVID-19.
Greater than 150 of the sufferers have been launched after remedy, CBS Information reported.
Blood checks, brain scans or cerebral spinal fluid checks haven’t revealed the reason for the sickness, and docs have been nonetheless ready on some blood cultures and checks to verify for E. coli micro organism.
It wasn’t instantly clear whether or not the sickness may be infectious. Main well being consultants from throughout India have been anticipated to reach in Eluru this week to assist examine the sickness, CBS Information reported.