What is Monkeypox?

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EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2022

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About The Article: This Patient Page describes monkeypox infection, how it is spread and its symptoms, treatment and prevention measures.

Authors: Kristin Walter, M.D., M.S., Senior Editor, JAMA, and Preeti N. Malani, M.D., M.S.J., Associate Editor, JAMA, and University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor.

 

(doi:10.1001/jama.2022.10259)

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