H1N2 is a strain of the Type A virus which is capable of causing illness in humans’ especially viral respiratory infection. This virus causes severe infection and is contagious. The H1N2 subtype of influenza affect people more who are either very young or old. Also people who have any other kind of illness along with the attack of H1N2 suffer severly.Though symptoms mainly constitute respiratory and constitutional difficulties, the H1N2 virus can mutate and can produce different strains. People should be vaccinated frequently in order to cope with mutated strains of the virus as they arise.
There are various symptoms associated with H1N2 infection like:
As H1N2 virus is contagious transmission generally occurs from one infected person to another person. Also if a person comes in contact with the air, cough, saliva, surfaces, blood, needles, fecal-oral route, blood transfusions, or sexual contact with an infected person, the virus may spread. An infected mother can be the cause of the infection to the fetus.
There are certain treatment plans which physicians follow worldwide for H1N2 infected patients:
Certain complications may arise as a result of infection like:
In few patients, the H1N2 virus may remain undiagnosed in conditions like COPD, Asthma, emphysema, lung cancer, bronchitis, allergies, sinusitis etc.