Monkeypox does not spread easily, clarifies the Department of Health in Washington, USA
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Ever since the first cases of monkeypox were reported, various doubts have arisen among the population in the world, regarding its infection, vaccination and other aspects. And fearing a large-scale spread of the virus, health officials in the United States have sent messages clarifying that the monkeypox virus does not spread easily.
“The risk is usually low in most people, but If you develop skin rashes, cover them up and see your doctor.says the Washington Department of Health on its social network.
Monkeypox is not easily spread unless there is close, direct contact with a person with symptoms. If you have symptoms like an unusual rash or blisters, cover it up and see a health care provider, the health authority says.
Various health organizations in the United States have reported that the degree of spread of simian virus infection is lower than that of the Sars-Cov-2 virus. However, it is necessary to maintain preventive measures, warn health officials.
as an infection
Monkeypox can be spread from person to person through direct contact with an infectious rash, scabs, or body fluids. It can also be spread through respiratory secretions during prolonged face-to-face contact or during intimate physical contact, such as kissing, love, or sex.
Monkeypox can spread from the time symptoms start until the rash has completely healed and a new layer of skin forms. Anyone who is in close personal contact with a person with monkeypox can get it and should take steps to protect themselves.