Monkeypox Virus: Symptoms, Outbreak, Infection Pictures

The monkeypox virus is an orthopoxvirus, which is a genus of viruses that also includes the variola virus, which causes smallpox, and vaccinia virus, which was used in the smallpox vaccine

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Monkeypox Virus

People coming into contact with monkeypox are now being advised to quarantine for 3 weeks

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), monkeypox begins with a fever, headache, muscle aches, back ache, and exhaustion.

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Monkeypox causes symptoms similar to smallpox, although they are less severe.

Monkeypox is a zoonosis, that is, a disease that is transmitted from infected animals to humans.

Monkeypox  Pictures

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