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Monkeypox: What we know about the smallpox-like virus detected in the UK

Monkeypox: What we know about the smallpox-like virus spreading in the UK

Two more cases of monkeypox – a rare viral infection related to smallpox – have been confirmed in England, health authorities in the UK confirmed on Saturday. It comes after the first case was detected in a person who recently flew into the UK from Nigeria on May 7. The patient received specialist care in …

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Monkeypox: What we know about the smallpox-like virus detected in the UK

Monkeypox: What we know about the smallpox-like virus detected in the UK

Health authorities in the UK have confirmed a case of monkeypox – a rare viral infection related to smallpox – in a person who recently flew in from Nigeria. The patient is receiving specialist care in an isolation unit at Guy’s and St Thomas’ infectious disease hospital unit in London, the UK Health Security Agency …

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