A 13-year boy in Davangere district of Karnataka detected with a rare post-Covid-19 symptoms. That affects the brain, which experts have said is the initial. Such case in Karnataka and the second in the nation, according to a report. The News Minute detailed the victim has Acute Necrotizing Encephalopathy of Childhood (ANEC) hospitaised for last eight days.
NK Kalappanavar, the director of the SS Institute of MSRC, stated the boy analyzed by doctors. They detected that his brain was passive. He put on ventilator support for three straight days and after he marked signs of recovery, withdrawn from the machine.
The boy needs one more week’s nursing. We need to analyze how severely his brain is faulty once he improves. Kalappanavar said during a joint press conference with Davangere’s deputy commissioner Mahantesh Belagi. The medical is very expensive as each vaccine costs between Rs.75,000 and Rs.1 lakh for every child weighing around 30kg,”.
As per the National Institutes of Health under the US department of health & human services. ANEC a rare complication outlined by brain injury that follows an acute febrile infection, mostly viral diseases. It caused by environmental factors as well as genetic factors. The indications of the viral disease (fever, respiratory infection, and gastroenteritis, among others) followed by seizures. Disturbance of consciousness that may rapidly advance to a coma, liver problems, and neurological deficits,” it said.
Specialists across the country have stated people who have improved from Covid-19 have complained of high-grade fever, lung fibrosis, mucormycosis (Black Fungus) and other bacterial diseases. Some Covid-19 victims admitted to intensive care units (ICUs) after healing from Covid-19. Many have deceased as well.
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