Nine cases of monkeypox have been identified in the United Kingdom. Photo: Pixabay
Its health authority United Kingdom Detected this Wednesday, May 18, 2022, two new ones Case From Smallpox Raised monkeys and a total of nine Infected Which has been identified since last May 8.
The In the latter case Is not linked to the above, said in a statement Agency From Health safety (UKHSA), which is “urgently investigating where and how.” Infection.
“It simply came to our notice then EuropeOur initial concern is that there may be Spread to the community MonkeyPix, “said Susan Hopkins, UKHSA’s chief medical adviser.
The Symptoms Its initials Illness These include fever, headache, muscle aches, back pain, swollen lymph nodes, chills and fatigue, the agency said.
You can do this too Development A skin rash, which often starts in the mouth and spreads to other parts of the body, including Genitals.
“The explosion develops and goes to different stages. It may look similar Water spring Or near it SyphilisFinally, before the formation of a crust that falls later “, the British authorities describe.
The company noted that MonkeyPix has not yet been described as one Illness From Sexually transmittedAlthough it emphasizes that “it can be transmitted through direct communication over time Sex work“
The UKHSA recommends “especially those who are gay, bisexual and Men That they maintain Sexuality With others Men (MSM) Be careful about anything The rash Is Unusual injury“