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Monkeypox

Monkeypox in the UK

Monkeypox in the UK

The first two cases of monkeypox in the UK were identified earlier this month. Both cases were in travelers who recently arrived from Nigeria, but health officials have not identified any epidemiological link between the two patients.

Monkeypox in Nigeria?

Monkeypox in Nigeria?

The Nigeria CDC is investigating a sizable suspected monkeypox outbreak affecting 7 states. If confirmed, it would already be the second largest human outbreak on record.