Jun 23, 2022
South Africa Identifies Monkeypox Case in Gauteng, Institute says
(Bloomberg) -- South Africa has identified its first case of monkeypox since a global outbreak began, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases said.
The case was identified in a 30-year-old man in the economic hub of Gauteng, the NICD said in a statement on Thursday. The infected man has no recent travel history and contact tracing has begun, the institute said.
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