Monkeypox virus outbreak Australia: Any case recorded in Australia yet?

Monkeypox virus outbreak Australia

Monkeypox virus outbreak Australia – Two instances of monkeypox virus have been identified in Australia, one in New South Wales and one in Victoria, according to the NSW.

After returning from Europe, a man in his forties from New South Wales developed a minor sickness. He and a household contact are isolating themselves at home, according to NSW Health.

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Monkeypox virus outbreak Australia

A preliminary test proved positive, according to Dr. Kerry Chant, the state’s top health official, and further testing confirmed the case. A returned traveller from the United Kingdom discovered the Victorian case.

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Before returning to Melbourne on May 16, the man in his 30s felt slight symptoms and sought medical help right away. According to the report released on Friday, May 2022, “testing revealed that he had the virus, and he remains in isolation at the Alfred with minimal symptoms.”

Italy, Sweden, Spain, Portugal, the United States, and the United Kingdom are among the countries that have been affected by the uncommon tropical ailment.

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