A Systematic review on disease ‘x’
Corresponding Author(s) : S. Kameshwaran
International Journal of Allied Medical Sciences and Clinical Research,
Vol. 9 No. 1 (2021): 2021 Volume - 9 Issue-1
As the coronavirus era continues to plague civilization, there is a"unknown" danger lingering deep in the mountains, miles away from a town, waiting to cause the "next pandemic" in some corner of the world. The enigmatic name assigned to the very significant danger posed to human health by unknown viruses is Disease X. Disease X, alongside recognized killers such as SARS and Ebola, is on a short list of pathogens perceived to be a high priority for study by the World Health Organization. It's "Disease X" and this disease's X-factor is that anything about it is mysterious. Technically, it is not a "disease" but is a field of research for scientists exploring the possibilities of the next pandemic. Disease X is certainly not a new disorder, but a possible illness that has yet to be found. Disease X is a placeholder name that was adopted in February 2018 by the World Health Organization (WHO). It is not a threat currently identified, but a hypothetical illness that might arise and spark an outbreak/epidemic/pandemic in the future. The latest analysis is being carried out in order to examine the evidence available on disease X.
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