Recently we all came across the news of a man who died while travelling on a bus in China and on checking him thoroughly it was known that he was tested positive for Hantavirus. As soon as this news broke,people all over the world got paranoid thinking of how to deal with this virus when the world is actually bleeding with existing Coronavirus. So we have listed some of the things you need to know about Hantavirus. What Is Hantavirus ? • Hantavirus belongs to the family of viruses which mainly causes infection in rodents. • Humans can be infected if they come in contact with an infected rodent's urine, feces or saliva. • It can be fatal for humans, causing HFRS - Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome or HPS - Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome. Signs And Symptoms • High grade fever • Muscle pains • Cough • Headache • Shortness of breath • Generalised weakness Treatment So far no vaccine or medicine has been introduced in the market to cure Hantavirus, however a combination of medicines is used to treat the symptoms. To know more details: Things You Need To Know About Hantavirus NRIGO is an online information portal providing basic and important information to the Indians outside India or anyone who has some doubts regarding any procedures, documentation, investment, travel, shopping, etc in India. We at NRIGO, try our best to make things simple. All the articles which are posted are written in very simple English for everyone to understand. The articles related to any topic are verified before publishing to avoid any kind of confusion. In order to make things more convenient, links, contact numbers and addresses are also given of the mentioned organization or person so that you don't have to go through the hassle of finding the contacts. Some of our commonly read articles on our site are - Importing Car to India, How To Rent A Car In India, How To Apply For OCI Card, Getting Indian Passport for a NewBorn, Indian Websites Which Ship International, Top 7 Wedding Planners In India, Top 8 International Schools In India and many more. One can find a variety of topics related to India at NRIGO. Our Team tries to deliver its 100% in providing all the information about a topic and in addition to it in our comment box anyone can write down his doubts or questions which we assure to clarify in minimal time with maximum and relevant information. We try to cover almost every aspect of doubt which we feel an outsider can have regarding certain things in India. However, we really appreciate any kind of suggestions or feedback from our users so that we can help them in a better way. Enjoy reading our blogs and keep yourself updated regarding various topics in India.