KOMPAS.com – Recently, the world was shocked by the issue of the Flurona variant originating from Israel.
Flurona is a coinfection of the influenza virus and Covid-19.
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Reportedly, this virus was first identified in pregnant Israeli women who had not been vaccinated against Covid-19.
A lecturer at the Faculty of Public Health, Universitas Airlangga (Unair) Laura Navika Yamani gives her views regarding the Flurona variant.
According to Laura, the issue of the Flurona variant has continuity with several recent symptoms.
The rise of people exposed to the Covid-19 virus has made all citizens, even the world, more alert.
So that with the emergence of multiple infections in the human body, it raises a hot issue to be discussed.
“Actually, there is no need to be burdened with circulating issues (the Flurona variant). Everything is still full of estimates. In addition, the symptoms of Covid-19 and influenza have similarities. Most likely, this is just public panic in responding to all possibilities,” he said, launching the page. Unair, Tuesday (18/1/2022).
According to him, the influenza virus contained in the new variant Flurona is one of the viruses that commonly occurs in some humans, especially the people of Indonesia.
It’s just that some countries that have four seasons will feel “unusual” when they have influenza.
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