Rare case of monkeypox found in Texas resident who had traveled internationally – NBC News July 16, 2021

I saw this recently on NBC News – Rare case of monkeypox found in Texas resident who had traveled internationally: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/rare-case-monkeypox-found-texas-resident-who-had-traveled-internationally-n1274163. Slightly longer article.

By Erika Edwards July 16, 2021

A case of monkeypox has been confirmed in a Texas resident who had flown to Atlanta from Nigeria on July 8, with a final destination of Dallas Love Field Airport on July 9, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday. It is the first case of the virus seen in the United States in nearly two decades.

The patient is hospitalized in isolation in Dallas and is in stable condition, health officials with the Dallas County Health and Human Services said.

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