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Two more cases of human infection with monkeypox identified in the UK


A child with a high fever. File photoLONDON, May 18. Two more human cases of monkeypox have been identified in the UK, bringing the total number of cases in the country to nine, the UKHSA said in a statement. The Public Health Authority has identified two more cases of monkeypox, one in London and another in the south-east of England, bringing the total number of confirmed cases of monkeypox in England since May 6 to nine.Media: Sanitary alert declared in Madrid due to monkeypox outbreakIt is noted that two new cases are not related to cases identified on May 16, May 14 and May 7. Monkeypox – a rare viral infection that is transmitted between people. It is usually a mild condition and most people recover within a few weeks, but complications can occur for some. The Health Agency noted that monkeypox is not considered a sexually transmitted infection, but can be transmitted through close contact with an infected person, the risk of spread in the UK population is estimated to be very low. Initial symptoms of monkeypox include fever, headache, muscle pain, back pain, swollen lymph nodes, chills and exhaustion. A rash may develop, often starting on the face and then spreading to other parts of the body. The rash changes and goes through various stages before finally forming a scab, which later falls off.

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