Monkeypox virus (Monkeypox), which was seen in many countries within two weeks, significantly increased the level of concern. So, what are the symptoms of Monkeypox?
Monkeypox virus has been seen in many countries. After the number of cases increased, a question mark arose in the minds of many people about whether the virus in question would turn into an epidemic. So, what is the virus called Monkeypox, what are the signs (symptoms)? Details on the subject are here.
As the new type of coronavirus epidemic continues to affect the world, Monkeypox cases started to increase. Two more Monkeypox cases have been detected in the UK. With the detection of 2 more new cases, the number of cases in the country increased to 9 within two weeks.
The British Ministry of Health warned citizens after new cases were detected. According to the news on NTV, the British Health Safety Agency (UKHSA) made a very important statement on the subject.
Saying that it is possible for people to be infected by transmission, UKHSA stated that one of the new cases was seen in London and the others were detected in the south-east of the country.
Monkeypox has not only been seen in the UK. The virus, which worries people, was also seen in the United States, Spain and Portugal. According to the information transferred , Monkeypox was seen in 8 people in Madrid, the capital of Spain, and in 5 people in Lisbon, the capital of Portugal.
It was announced that the health conditions of the cases detected in Madrid were improving. The Spanish National Microbiology Center stated that there is a common opinion that the cases seen in the country are Monkeypox, but they will reach the final conclusion after completing various investigations.
Fernando Simon, Director of the Spain Emergency Medical Services and Alerts Coordination Center, said that they are investigating whether there is a connection between the detected cases. Stating that the virus is very new at the moment, but it is necessary to be prepared for any contingency, Simon underlined that they are working on all possibilities.
In addition to Spain and Portugal, Monkeypox has been detected in one person in the US state of Massachusetts. Thereupon, the people contacted by the case began to be identified. It was announced that the patient’s health status was good, whose treatment was continued in the hospital.
What Are the Symptoms of Monkeypox Virus?
- Muscle pains
- swollen lymph nodes
- Back pain
- skin rash
- Severe headache
The symptoms seen in people infected with the Monkeypox virus began to be curious. Common symptoms include muscle aches, swollen lymph nodes, back pain, fever, skin rash, severe headache and fatigue.