What is Ebola Virus?

Diseases - United States (on September 26, 2014 05:28 AM)

What is Ebola virus, humans in world are really worried about Ebola virus, symptoms, causes and treatment is still question mark for medical research institutes to develop Ebola vaccine which obviously big concern right now. Initially Ebola virus was found in South Africa and transmission of Ebola virus causes from wild animal’s chimps, monkey and pigs to human.


 

How Ebola Virus transmit to Human

Health experts told that Ebola virus transmit in human from injured or infected animal fluids, blood and eating bits of infected animals. One concerning fact is scientists who are involved in research of Ebola virus also contracted the virus from infected animals.

 

People who got Ebola virus don’t become the reason to be contagious until any Ebola symptoms arrived, caring people to infected Ebola virus may infected during treatment of sick people.

 

Healthcare people likely to be infected if high standard guidelines are not followed or protection should be adopted while caring infected people. Threating factor for rest of world is that medical centers in South Africa are for behind to adopt protective measures to prevent further transmission of Ebola virus such as reuses of needles and syringes.

 

Worst Ebola epidemics have also seen because containment of equipment was not sterilized and major threat and challenge for world to take appropriate actions to prevent such misleading’s. 

 

What is the Risk Factors of Ebola Virus?

Still risk of Ebola virus of still low but it can likely be threating and increase to risk of Ebola virus. If you Travel to South Africa, then you will be at stack or stay, work in the areas where Ebola virus may present or Ebola breakthrough occurs.

 

People or scientists who are doing research on Ebola virus from infected monkey imported from South Africa. Families who are look-after the Ebola patient at home may also infect the disease from patient, health care personals if not protected with surgical masks or gloves can increase the risk of Ebola virus.

 

Dead bodies infected from Ebola virus fever are also contagious and increase the risk of disease to transmit to other people.  

 

What is the complication of Ebola Virus?

Ebola virus or Ebola Fever is life threating disease and according to the statistics out of 100 infected persons 90 got lost their lives, Ebola illness may cause other symptoms such as:

Multiple organ failure

Severe bleeding

Jaundice

Delirium

Seizures

Coma

Shock

 

Ebola virus often search term by people at Google ‘Ebola virus wiki’ is dangerous as deadly because Ebola fever is intervene with immune system of human body and prevent the ability of defense. Some people also recover from Ebola is not understandable by scientist is still one question how it may happen from almost deadly disease.

But people how recover from Ebola; recovery is very slow and takes moths to gain the weight and power. However recovered people may experience other symptoms after disease.

Hair loss

Sensory changes

Liver inflammation (hepatitis)

Weakness

Fatigue

Headaches

Eye inflammation

Testicular inflammation  

 

What to Do, if You Feel any Symptoms of Ebola Virus

Before planning to visit your doctors, make a write up of symptoms you may experience like what is the symptoms you have.

If you currently travel to South Africa

If you are at Africa or eat anything which may bit the wild animals

Did you have visited the mine or cave in Africa

You’re working at lab who is working for Ebola virus

Is all there is any reason discussed aforesaid you must visit your health clinic for diagnose or test for Ebola virus.   

 

Testing, Management & Diagnosis

Ebola signs are difficult to diagnose initially, Ebola fever is much likely resemble with throat infection, typhoid, malaria and later stages within10 days Ebola signs appears. If your doctor suspects that you may have Ebola signs then immediately blood test required to identify the virus such as:

Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA)

Reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

 

In US, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is strictly monitoring the Ebola virus and labs are capable to identify the results.

 

Still no antivirus has proven effective against the Ebola fever but some of hospitals in United States are providing fluids, managing the blood pressure, maintain the deficiency of oxygen, replacing the blood and regularly testing the infection that may cause the Ebola fever.

 

How to Prevent the Ebola Virus 

Question is frequently asked by US people how to prevent & prevention measure about Ebola breakouts, it is important to not travel such areas where Ebola is possibly active like South Africa in recent days. Also you can check out the official website of CDC.

 

Wash your hands frequently in a day or clean it to minimize the chances of Ebola virus, avoid eating wild animals in developing countries. Kindly do not contact with infected people or take appropriate measure while contacting or interacting with infected patients of Ebola fever.

 

Wash your hands frequently in a day or clean it to minimize the chances of Ebola virus, avoid eating wild animals in developing countries. Kindly do not contact with infected people or take appropriate measure while contacting or interacting with infected patients of Ebola fever.

 

Healthcare workers must wear gloves, safe clothing, mask and adopt all other recommend measures, dead bodies are also contagious so handling Ebola effected dead bodies by trained staff. 

   

What Is Ebola Virus

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