For several days now, many netizens have reported on Twitter a “mysterious” Disease that would affect the population Little.
Cough, chills, fever, headache… bounce, reflux From Covid-19, I looked into the matter.
Who has night sickness here?
– Margot (@Margot_lpz) September 12, 2021
New ‘night variable’?
Some might think it was a joke. However, the “Lille’s disease”, which some invoke with humor on Twitter, even assuming the arrival of a new disease. “night variable”In the end, it turned out to be dangerous.
– uncle’mo (mauricedecroix) September 16, 2021
It’s unbelievable how many people have caught a sore throat at night. Half of my friends are mdrr patients. Even in Voix du Nord it is called “Lille’s disease”
– Alex. (alex_slwk) September 16, 2021
Our colleagues from North sound Many serious messages “It seems that he noticed an increase in diseases around them, clearly approaching angina pectoris”.
Covid-19 requires, so ARS Hauts-de-France quickly looked into this phenomenon, fearing that this was a new “wave” of pollution.
“We were informed by a attending physician who observed an increase in flu-like symptoms among students in the Lille metropolitan area. After investigation, the suspicion of Covid-19 was ruled out because we were on negative PCRs”, the ARS member finally concluded with BFMTV .
“We have a lot of people with symptoms of COVID-19 despite being vaccinated and testing negative”, notes Maxim Hussain, a general practitioner at Ronk (59), join him BFMTV. “In other words, the possibility of a new variant has not yet been demonstrated”.
However, many netizens on Twitter are convinced that this is a new “Covid group” that has appeared after A losing match in the Champions League At the Pierre Moroy stadium on Wednesday 15 September, where 32 thousand people gathered.
“Today, as soon as someone has a retort, there is the whistleblower mechanism that goes off. In 2020, it is interesting to note that searches for Covid-related symptoms on Google preceded concrete appearances and alerts at the level of ARS or general practitioners”, explains Philippe Froguel, EGID President and Geneticist, in Columns North sound.
According to a geneticist, who evokes the most a ‘Covid effect’And “Nothing shows today that something particularly happens at night”.
At the moment, the most likely hypothesis remains a return, at the end of summer, to infectious diseases such as nasopharyngitis (or cold) or tracheitis.
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