• CDC Monitoring New Monkeypox Outbreaks, Tracking Over 200 Individuals in 27 States

    2 monthes ago - By Mediaite

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring more than 200 people for a new outbreak of monkeypox following last week's announcement that a Dallas man brought the disease back after a trip to Nigeria.
    The agency said it was monitoring more than 200 people who may have come into contact with the man, who stopped in Atlanta during his July 8-9 trip from Lagos to Dallas. Symptoms of the disease can include aches, swollen lymph nodes, rashes, and lesions. A vaccine to inoculate against it was developed in 2019, though there is presently no cure.
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  • CDC now monitoring 'over 200 individuals in 27 states' for monkeypox

    CDC now monitoring 'over 200 individuals in 27 states' for monkeypox

    2 monthes ago - By Who TV

    WASHINGTON - A week after a Texas man was confirmed to have monkeypox after traveling overseas, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring dozens of people who may have come in contact with him.
    Since the original monkeypox diagnosis in Texas, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring "over 200 individuals in 27 states and a few other countries."
    The patient flew into Atlanta, Georgia on July 9 from Lagos, Nigeria, and then went on to Dallas. He was admitted to a hospital in Dallas.
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