Case report indicates myocarditis as a possible complication of simian smallpox

Doctors in Portugal report that a 31-year-old man with confirmed monkeypox developed acute myocarditis about a week after the rash of the characteristic skin lesions of the disease. “The case puts cardiac involvement as a possible complication of simian smallpox infection,” said in a press release, Dr. Ana Isabel Pinho, physician affiliated with the Department […]

Panama raises confirmed cases of monkeypox to 10

Reports indicate that the new case is a 29-year-old man, a foreign resident of the country. By The Department of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health (MINSA) confirmed the tenth case of monkeypox or monkeypox in Panama, a country that has had a health alert since last May. The patient is a 29-year-old man, […]

Limited availability of monkeypox drug Tecovirimat in Germany | Health City Berlin

Wednesday August 10, 2022 – Author: ham To date, the only drug approved in Europe for the treatment of monkeypox is tecovirimat. According to the Robert Koch Institute, it has limited availability in Germany. This is not the only reason why it is recommended to use the antiviral sparingly. Monkeypox usually heals on its own. […]

Monkeypox: reveal data about the complications it generates for health | Cuyo’s diary

A recent study carried out in Spain indicated that 40% of those diagnosed with monkeypox disease have complications on the person’s health status and should receive appropriate treatment. The report published in the prestigious scientific journal The Lancet, in conjunction with three sexual health clinics in Madrid and Barcelona, ​​determined that a 40% of the […]

Don’t blame the monkeys – 08/06/2022 – Reinaldo José Lopes

Faced with yet another global public health challenge, again involving an emerging infectious disease that transitions from wild animals to humans, it is crucial to see things clearly, give them the right names and avoid prejudice. Therefore, this column is an appeal for us to abandon the term “monkey pox” and adopt the expression “new […]

LGBTs report episodes of prejudice due to simian smallpox

LGBTQIAP+ flag (Photo: Marcello Camargo/Arquivo/Agência Brasil) The high incidence of monkeypox (monkeypox) among “men who have sex with men” (MSM) and the call by the World Health Organization (WHO) for gays and bisexuals to reduce sexual contacts and partners have created a problem that science and the authorities tried to avoid. Patients with the disease […]

Spain reports first monkeypox deaths in Europe

IA man has died of monkeypox in Spain. It is the first known death from the disease in Europe. The Ministry of Health in Madrid confirmed the death on Friday evening without giving any details. The latest report on monkeypox also said there were 4,208 confirmed cases in Spain. Among them are 3750 patients for […]

Imvanex Side Effects, Monkeypox Vaccine That Gets Licensed in Europe

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia — The World Health Organization (WHO) has officially announced monkey pox as a global emergency. This statement follows the spread of smallpox monkeys that reach 75 countries in the world with the number of patients more than 16 thousand cases. The Danish biotechnology company Bavarian Nordic (BAVA.CO), has obtained permission from the […]

New York City asks to rename monkeypox, a name deemed stigmatizing

New York City asked the World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday, July 26, to rename monkeypox – “monkeypox” in English – a name deemed stigmatizing and which risks pushing patients to isolate themselves. rather than seeking care. >>EU approves Danish Bavarian Nordic’s monkeypox vaccine >>US reports nearly 3,000 cases of monkeypox >>Mass vaccination against monkeypox […]