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Chief infectious disease specialist of Clinical Medical Center: "Contagiousness of Omicron is 10-15% higher"

Headlines 17:07 10 Dec, 2021

F. Sadirov noted that the strain has symptoms such as high temperature, headache, and muscle aches

Chief infectious disease specialist of Clinical Medical Center: "Contagiousness of Omicron is 10-15% higher"

"Researches are conducted as Omicron strain has newly appeared," Chief infectious disease specialist of Clinical Medical Center Farrukh Sadirov said in his speeh on "COVID-19-Omicron strain", Qazet.az reports.

F. Sadirov noted that the strain has symptoms such as high temperature, headache, and muscle aches: "It is not possible to say something on specific features of the strain yet. According to initial information, its contagiousness is high. It is noted that Omicron's contagiousness is 10-15% higher."