São Paulo has confirmed two other cases of monkeypox in the state

São Paulo has confirmed two other cases of monkeypox in the state

From the Brazilian Agency

The São Paulo Department of Health has confirmed two other cases of monkeypox – Monkeypox – in the state. In complete, seven cases have been confirmed: three in the capital, two in Indaiatuba, one in Santo André and one in Vinhedo.

“Patients are displaying good progress, with residence isolation and adopted by epidemiological monitoring in their respective communes, with state assist,” the secretary mentioned, in a notice.

According to data, all gadgets had been imported, together with a historical past of journey to Europe.

Prevention

To forestall an infection, the secretary advises to keep away from shut or intimate contact with the affected person till all wounds have healed; keep away from contact with any tools, resembling beds, utilized by the affected person; and hand hygiene, wash with cleaning soap and water and/or use alcohol gel.

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