Monkeypox instances in Africa no longer concentrated among homosexual males, says WHO
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Monkeypox outbreaks in Africa don’t seem to be concentrated amongst homosexual males, not like in different portions of the sector, professionals from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Africa CDC mentioned on Thursday.
Outbreaks of the viral illness had been reported from 78 international locations, most commonly in Europe, and 98% of instances out of doors the international locations in Africa the place it’s endemic had been reported in males who’ve intercourse with males, the WHO says.
But in Africa, the place repeated outbreaks had been documented because the Seventies, the trend of transmission is other, the professionals mentioned.