Latest "case of monkeypox" News

08/07/2022

Ulster County confirms first case of monkeypox

Smith said in prepared remarks that the county has “been monitoring the spread of Monkeypox cases in New York State” and encouraged at-risk populations to get the Jynneos vaccine.

Source: News12.com

08/06/2022

Ulster County confirms first case of monkeypox

Smith said in prepared remarks that the county has “been monitoring the spread of Monkeypox cases in New York State” and encouraged at-risk populations to get the Jynneos vaccine.

Source: News12.com

08/04/2022

Garfield County sees first confirmed case of monkeypox

Risk to the general community remains low after one case of monkeypox was confirmed in Garfield County, according to a Garfield County news release. "(Garfield County Public Health) is working to reduce the risk of transmission through awareness and education…

Source: Glenwood Springs Post Independent

08/03/2022

1st confirmed case of monkeypox reported in Whatcom County

“It is important for people to know that risk to the general public remains low.”

Source: Whatcom-news.com

08/02/2022

First case of monkeypox identified on French Saint Martin | Loop Caribbean News

A patient infected with the monkeypox virus was identified on Saint Martin, the French side of the island on August 1, and was placed in solitary confinement.   On the Dutch side of St Maarten, Minister of Public Health Omar Ottley has u

Source: Loopnews.com

08/01/2022

1st case of monkeypox confirmed in Cumberland County by health officials

The Cumberland County Department of Public Health said Monday it has confirmed the first case of monkeypox in the county.

Source: WRAL.com

07/20/2022

North Dakota detects its first case of monkeypox

North Dakota health officials announced Wednesday that a person from eastern North Dakota tested positive for the virus and is now isolating. The person likely caught the virus while traveling outside of the state.

Source: INFORUM

07/20/2022

McLennan County reports first case of monkeypox

The Waco-McLennan County Public Health District has confirmed the first case of Monkeypox in McLennan County.

Source: KWTX

07/20/2022

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Johnson County

People usually develop monkeypox 7 to 14 days (up to 21 days) after being exposed.

Source: KCRG

07/19/2022

First case of monkeypox found in Tompkins County

TOMPKINS COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The first case of monkeypox has been found in a Tompkins County resident, the Tompkins County Health Department (TCHD) has shared. TCHD says that they have investigated the case and found that there have been no local close c…

Source: WSYR

07/19/2022

Albany County confirms first case of monkeypox

Albany County has confirmed its first case of monkeypox.The Albany County Executive’s Office says the person has a history of out of state travel, and is not believed to have contracted the virus in Albany County.The viral infection is extremely rare, and oft…

Source: WNYT

07/19/2022

First confirmed case of Monkeypox reported in Fresno County - KFSN

Health officials have confirmed the first case of Monkeypox in Fresno County.

Source: KFSN-TV

07/17/2022

First Probable Case of Monkeypox Reported in McHenry County

The first probable case of monkeypox has been detected in suburban Cook County, health officials announced Saturday.

Source: NBC Chicago

07/16/2022

Long Beach reports city's first presumptive case of monkeypox - KABC

The case concerns an adult Long Beach resident with no recent travel history nor known contacts. The person is symptomatic and recovering

Source: KABC-TV

07/16/2022

State data shows 1 'probable' case of Monkeypox in Santa Rosa County

Data from the Florida Department of Health shows there is currently one "probable" case of Monkeypox in Santa Rosa County.

Source: WEAR

07/15/2022

UPDATE: Second case of monkeypox virus infection in Alabama

ADPH doctors said Monkeypox does not spread easily from person to person, but close, intimate, skin-to-skin contact appears to be the primary mode of transmission in the current global outbreak.

Source: WBRC

07/13/2022

First case of monkeypox identified in Erie County

The New York State Wadsworth Center Laboratory alerted the Erie County Department of Health Tuesday of its first positive case. The patient has been isolated and does not pose a

Source: Buffalo News

07/12/2022

1st case of monkeypox in Triad confirmed in Davidson County

DAVIDSON COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — The Davidson County Health Department confirmed the first case of monkeypox in Davidson County on Tuesday. DCHD officials say the person is currently isolating, and close contacts have been notified. To protect patient privacy, …

Source: WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

07/11/2022

First case of monkeypox reported in city of Milwaukee

A case of monkeypox was confirmed in a city of Milwaukee resident on Saturday.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

07/11/2022

Probable case of monkeypox reported in New Mexico

The New Mexico Department of Health has reported the state's first probable case of monkeypox.

Source: KOAT New Mexico

07/11/2022

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Polk County

The Polk County Health Department on Monday confirmed the first case of monkeypox in Polk County.

Source: KCCI Des Moines

07/11/2022

Another presumed case of monkeypox reported in Virginia

The Virginia Department of Health said Monday that another presumed case of monkeypox has been identified in the commonwealth.

Source: WTOP

07/09/2022

Second probable case of monkeypox in Oakland County reported; 3rd in state

Michigan health officials confirmed the second probable case of monkeypox in Oakland County.

Source: WDIV ClickOnDetroit

07/07/2022

Louisiana Department of Health confirms first case of monkeypox

The individual is from Region One, which comprises Orleans, Plaquemines, Jefferson, and St. Bernard parishes.

Source: WDSU New Orleans

07/07/2022

A Baltimore resident with a case of monkeypox makes the case for an urgent public health response

A Baltimore man with a case of monkeypox calls for urgency in warning and treating the most at-risk communities.

Source: Baltimore Sun

07/07/2022

First reported case of monkeypox in Davidson County

The Metro Public Health Department is investigating the first case of monkeypox in Davidson County on Thursday.

Source: NewsChannel5.com

07/06/2022

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Wake County; 3rd confirmed case in North Carolina - WTVD

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Wake County; 3rd confirmed case in North Carolina

Source: WTVD-TV

07/06/2022

N.J. county reports first case of monkeypox, bringing statewide total to 8

The confirmed a case of orthopoxvirus, the virus that causes monkeypox, was in Gloucester Township in Camden County.

Source: nj.com

07/05/2022

Second case of monkeypox identified by Douglas County Health Department

A second probable case of monkeypox has been reported Tuesday by the Douglas County Health Department.

Source: KETV Omaha

07/05/2022

Arkansas Department of Health identifies state's first case of monkeypox

Monkeypox is not as contagious as other viruses, like COVID-19. Its symptoms include a painful rash.

Source: 4029tv

07/04/2022

Iowa health officials say first probable case of monkeypox in the state has been reported

An Iowa man likely has the state's first probable monkeypox case, according to health officials, who are conducting contact tracing to track possible exposure to others.

Source: Fox News

07/02/2022

First probable case of monkeypox in Iowa

Risk to the general public is low, but anyone with a rash that looks like monkeypox should talk to their healthcare provider,

Source: KCRG

07/01/2022

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Wisconsin

The Department of Health Services says the case is a person in Dane County.

Source: WISN Milwaukee

07/01/2022

DHS: Wisconsin's first case of monkeypox confirmed in Dane County - Channel3000.com - WISC

State health officials said Friday they've identified the first confirmed case of orthopoxvirus, which experts presume is a case of monkeypox.

Source: Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

07/01/2022

2nd case of monkeypox reported in Allegheny County

A second case of the monkeypox virus has been reported in Allegheny County, Tribune-Review news partner WPXI said Thursday. A physician with the Central Outreach Wellness Center in Pittsburgh told WPXI they are treating a second case of monkeypox. Test result…

Source: TribLIVE

06/30/2022

Orange County confirms 1st presumptive case of monkeypox, public health officials say - KABC

Orange County has confirmed its first presumptive case of monkeypox, public health officials announced Thursday.

Source: KABC-TV

06/30/2022

First probable case of monkeypox identified in New Hampshire

The first probable case of monkeypox in New Hampshire has been identified, health officials said Wednesday.

Source: WMUR Manchester

06/30/2022

First probable case of monkeypox detected in Michigan

The individual is currently isolating and does not pose a risk to the public, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday, June 29.

Source: mlive.com

06/29/2022

Michigan's first probable case of monkeypox is in Oakland County

An Oakland County resident is the first in Michigan to have a probable case of the monkeypox virus, state health officials announced Wednesday.

Source: Detroit Free Press

06/29/2022

Pittsburgh records first case of monkeypox

The first case of monkeypox in Pittsburgh has been confirmed, a health official at Central Outreach Wellness Center said.

Source: WTAE Pittsburgh

06/27/2022

Douglas County identifies first case of monkeypox

The Douglas County Health Department said the man in his 30s has a history of international travel.

Source: KETV Omaha

06/27/2022

Columbus Public Health investigating local case of monkeypox

This is the second reported case of monkeypox in the state.

Source: 10TV

06/27/2022

First case of monkeypox identified in Nebraska

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services and Douglas County Health Department have identified a Nebraska resident with a positive orthopoxvirus test, which was identified as orthopoxvirus at the Nebraska Public Health Laboratory.

Source: KSNB Local 4

06/25/2022

First Probable Case of Monkeypox Reported in Suburban Cook County

The first probable case of monkeypox has been detected in suburban Cook County, health officials announced Saturday.

Source: NBC Chicago

06/25/2022

First probable case of monkeypox reported in suburban Cook County

COOK COUNTY, Ill. — Health officials in Cook County announced Saturday the first reported probable case of monkeypox in the Chicago suburbs. The Cook County of  Department of Public Health and the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) said the presumpti…

Source: WGN TV Chicago

06/24/2022

First probable case of monkeypox identified in Kentucky

Public health officials announced on Friday that the first probable case of monkeypox has been identified in Kentucky.

Source: WKYT

06/24/2022

Health officials confirm first case of monkeypox in North Carolina

Health officials have confirmed the first case of monkeypox in North Carolina Thursday.

Source: WSOC Charlotte

06/23/2022

First case of monkeypox in North Carolina reported

The first case of monkeypox in North Carolina has been reported, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

Source: WYFF4 Greenville

06/22/2022

Riverside County public health officials announce first possible case of monkeypox after man tests positive for an orthopoxvirus - KABC

Riverside County may have their first probable case of monkeypox after one person tested positive for an orthopoxvirus, public health officials said.

Source: KABC-TV

06/20/2022

First case of monkeypox in New Jersey confirmed in Jersey City

The first case of monkeypox has been confirmed in Jersey City. The city shared the news via social media on June 20, linking to the state fact sheet on the virus at: nj.gov/health/cd/topics/monkeypox.shtml. “The NJ Health Dept has confirmed the first case of …

Source: The Hudson Reporter

06/19/2022

Health officials confirm first probable case of monkeypox virus in Missouri

The patient is a Kansas City, Missouri, resident who recently traveled out of town.

Source: KMBC Kansas City

06/18/2022

Health officials identify 1st probable case of monkeypox in Indiana

The patient remains isolated, and health officials said they are working to identify anyone the patient may have had close contact with while infectious.

Source: WTHR

06/17/2022

First case of monkeypox reported in Orange County

The rash can move across your palms, your soles, as well as sometimes inside your mouth. These rashes sometimes can be painful as well.

Source: WESH Orlando

06/15/2022

Health District reports first case of monkeypox in Southern Nevada

The Southern Nevada Health District reported its first probably monkeypox case in Clark County Wednesday.

Source: FOX5 Las Vegas

06/14/2022

Second case of monkeypox in Georgia confirmed

The first case was confirmed last week.

Source: 11Alive.com WXIA

06/14/2022

Second case of monkeypox confirmed in Georgia

It was confirmed during a state Board of Public Health meeting.

Source: YouTube

06/13/2022

Ohio health department identifies first probable case of monkeypox infection

The Ohio Department of Health has identified a probable case of monkeypox, the health director announced Monday.

Source: WLWT Cincinnati

06/11/2022

First Probable Case of Monkeypox Reported in DuPage County, Third in Illinois: Officials

A second probable case of monkeypox has been detected in Chicago, health officials announced Friday.

Source: NBC Chicago

06/10/2022

Oklahoma Health Dept. identifies state's first probable case of monkeypox

The Oklahoma State Department of Health announced that it identified the state's first probable case of monkeypox.

Source: KOCO Oklahoma City

06/09/2022

Hawaii health officials identify Oahu resident with second probable case of monkeypox - Honolulu Star

The Hawaii Department of Health this afternoon announced the second “probable case” of monkeypox identified in a Hawaii resident.

Source: Honolulu Star-Advertiser

06/08/2022

L.A. County confirms 2nd presumptive case of monkeypox

Los Angeles County health officials on Wednesday confirmed a second presumed monkeypox infection in the region. The patient is an adult who recently traveled and is “symptomatic but doing well and isolating away from others,” the Department of Public Health s…

Source: KTLA Los Angeles

06/07/2022

Dallas County health officials report first case of monkeypox in North Texas for 2022 - FOX 4 News Dallas

Dallas County Health and Human Services is reporting the first case of monkeypox in North Texas and in the state of Texas this year.

Source: FOX 4 News

06/07/2022

First probable case of monkeypox reported in Maricopa County

Health officials have announced the first probable case of monkeypox within Maricopa County.

Source: ABC15 Arizona

06/06/2022

DC Health studying first potential case of Monkeypox

D.C. Health said Sunday it may have found the first positive monkeypox case in the District.

Source: WTOP

06/04/2022

CDC Confirms Case Of Monkeypox In Philadelphia, First In Pennsylvania

Symptoms of monkeypox include fever, chills, headaches, muscle aches, backaches, swollen lymph nodes, exhaustion, and a rash that develops one to three days after exposure.

Source: Cbslocal.com

06/04/2022

First probable case of monkeypox identified in SF resident

The individual traveled to a location with an outbreak in cases, is in isolation and is...

Source: SFGate

06/04/2022

Probable case of monkeypox found in San Francisco resident

Federal health officials have identified 20 cases of monkeypox in 11 states, the Centers...

Source: San Francisco Chronicle

06/03/2022

2nd probable case of monkeypox detected in Chicago

CHICAGO — The second probable case of monkeypox in Illinois has been detected in Chicago, health officials announced Friday. The patient was a close contact of the first case, who had recently traveled to Europe. Health officials said the risk to the general …

Source: WGN TV Chicago

06/03/2022

CDC Confirms Case Of Monkeypox In Philadelphia, First In Pennsylvania

Symptoms of monkeypox include fever, chills, headaches, muscle aches, backaches, swollen lymph nodes, exhaustion, and a rash that develops one to three days after exposure.

Source: Cbslocal.com

06/03/2022

Fifth case of monkeypox discovered in New York City

The positive test was revealed the same day the CDC reported that there have been 21 confirmed cases across the US

Source: The Guardian

06/03/2022

Tripler Army Medical Center treating possible case of monkeypox

Health officials said the risk of the virus in Hawaii remains low.

Source: Hawaii News Now

06/02/2022

LA Public Health announced the first suspected case of monkeypox in the county

Los Angeles County Public Health officials announced the first presumptive cause of monkeypox infection in the county Thursday morning. Rachel Kim reports.

Source: YouTube

06/02/2022

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Philadelphia

10 states have confirmed cases of the disease

Source: WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

06/02/2022

LA County reports first presumptive case of monkeypox

Source: YouTube

06/02/2022

Health officials confirm first probable case of monkeypox in Illinois

CHICAGO — Health officials have confirmed a probable case of monkeypox in Illinois. The Chicago Department of Public Health and Illinois Department of Public Health announced Thursday a single presumptive monkeypox case in an adult male Chicago resident who r…

Source: WGN TV Chicago

06/02/2022

L.A. County confirms 1st presumptive case of monkeypox

The first presumptive case of a Monkeypox infection in Los Angeles County was confirmed by L.A. County Department of Public Health officials Thursday.

Source: fox5sandiego.com

06/02/2022

Georgia reports first case of monkeypox virus

Georgia health officials said a suspected monkeypox virus case was reported in an Atlanta man. Outbreaks have been reported in 10 states across the country.

Source: Fox News

06/01/2022

CDC investigating first suspected case of monkeypox in Georgia

The illness can be fatal in up to 11% of people who become infected.

Source: WSB Atlanta

05/31/2022

How Boston doctors diagnosed the first US case of monkeypox

Monkeypox is very rarely seen outside Africa. So how did a team of doctors detect the first case of an unusual outbreak in the United States?

Source: Boston.com

05/29/2022

How a Boston doctor diagnosed the first US case of monkeypox

After a few days, the doctor noticed a telling change. The patient’s rash consisted of fluid-filled blisters that had a dent in the center. His rash looked like smallpox.

Source: The Boston Globe

05/28/2022

Israel reports second case of monkeypox, in 30-year-old man

Around 200 cases have been diagnosed globally since May 7; WHO unsure if outbreak has reached 'peak of the iceberg' but says spread containable

Source: The Times of Israel

05/28/2022

Washington state confirms first case of monkeypox

Health department officials are determining if others may have been exposed.

Source: KIRO Seattle

05/28/2022

Colorado identifies second presumptive case of monkeypox

A second presumptive monkeypox case has been identified in Colorado.

Source: The Denver Post

05/27/2022

2nd Probable Case Of Monkeypox Identified In Sacramento County Through Contact Tracing

Sacramento County public health officials said on Friday they are now looking a second suspected case of monkeypox in the area.

Source: Cbslocal.com

05/26/2022

First presumptive case of monkeypox detected in Colorado. Here’s what we know.

Colorado has detected its first presumptive case of monkeypox, state health officials said Thursday, but they reassured the public the risk of getting infected with the latest disease making headlines across the world remains low.

Source: The Denver Channel

05/26/2022

Presumed positive case of monkeypox identified in Colorado

The state health department has identified a presumed positive case of monkeypox in a Colorado man, sources told FOX31.

Source: FOX 31 Denver

05/25/2022

Sacramento County Has California’s First Probable Case Of Monkeypox Virus

Sacramento County public health officials say they are investigating a probable travel-related case of the monkeypox virus.

Source: Cbslocal.com

05/23/2022

King County investigating first presumptive case of monkeypox in WA

Source: Google News

05/23/2022

'Presumptive' case of monkeypox identified in Florida

Florida health officials are investigating a “presumptive” case of monkeypox — making the Sunshine State the third possible US state to be hit by the disease.

Source: New York Post

05/20/2022

Israel reports first suspected case of monkeypox in man who returned from Europe

Man in his 30s is being isolated and monitored at Ichilov hospital; said to be in good condition; outbreak has now spread to at least 11 countries

Source: The Times of Israel

05/20/2022

Australia reports ‘probable’ case of monkeypox in returned traveller from Europe

Health authorities are scrambling after the man in his 40s developed a mild illness shortly after his return to Sydney.

Source: 7NEWS.com.au

05/19/2022

Italy reports first case of monkeypox infection, two more suspected

Italy has diagnosed its first case of the monkeypox infection at the Spallanzani hospital in Rome, the hospital said on Thursday, adding that the person, who arrived from a stay on the Canary Islands, was being kept in isolation.

Source: Reuters

05/19/2022

Massachusetts identifies first 2022 U.S. case of monkeypox infection

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Wednesday said it had confirmed a single case of monkeypox virus infection in a man who had recently traveled to Canada.

Source: Reuters

05/18/2022

Massachusetts public health officials confirm case of monkeypox

The confirmed case poses no risk to the general public

Source: Mass.gov

05/08/2022

Rare case of monkeypox reported in England, UKHSA says

A rare case of monkeypox has been diagnosed in a patient in England, the UK Health Security Agency said in a statement Saturday.

Source: CNN

05/07/2022

Rare case of monkeypox confirmed in England, UK Health Security Agency says

Source: Sky.com

11/18/2021

Another case of monkeypox confirmed in person in Maryland who had traveled to Nigera, CDC says - KABC

A second case of monkeypox has been confirmed in the United States - this time in a person in Maryland.

Source: KABC-TV

11/18/2021

A 2nd case of monkeypox in U.S. confirmed, CDC says

The patient had recently returned from traveling in Nigeria. Because the flight required masks, scientists think the risk of monkeypox spreading via respiratory droplets is “low.”

Source: nj.com

11/17/2021

Second U.S. Case of Monkeypox This Year Is Discovered in Maryland

Health officials said there was little risk that the virus, which causes a rare but potentially serious illness, would spread. Both cases this year were identified in travelers who had returned from Nigeria.

Source: New York Times

11/17/2021

Case of monkeypox confirmed in Maryland

A case of monkey pox has been confirmed in Maryland, and health officials say no special precautions are recommended at this time for the public.

Source: WTOP