The Ministry of Health and Population discovered a case of monkeypox virus in Egypt, on Thursday evening, December 8, 2022.
Monkeypox in Egypt
On Thursday evening, the Ministry of Health and Population announced a positive case in Egypt infected with the monkeypox virus (Mpox).
The person infected with the monkeypox virus is a man, his age is 39 years, and preventive measures have been taken against him and the close violators who are expelled from him.
The Ministry of Health and Population transferred the person infected with the monkeypox virus to one of its hospitals in order to receive the necessary treatment.
The Ministry of Health and Population indicated that the general health condition of the patient is very stable, and preventive measures are being taken for him.
And the Ministry continued in its statement that it raised the degree of preparedness and preparedness for emerging diseases, thanks to the accuracy of the national surveillance system for infectious diseases in the Ministry.
The system is of great importance in order to detect any infectious diseases or viruses.