The First Suspected Case Of Monkeypox In Lake County Has Been Reported!

The first suspected case of monkeypox in the region is being looked at, Lake County officials said on Wednesday. The affected individual lives in Lake County. The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention is still working to confirm the diagnosis after the initial testing was finished on Monday.

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The first symptoms of monkeypox are usually flu-like. The symptoms can include:

What is the difference between chickenpox and monkeypox?

First, many viruses are to blame for the disorders. While chickenpox is brought on by the varicella-zoster virus, which also causes shingles, and monkeypox by an orthopoxvirus.

How is monkeypox diagnosed?

If the distinctive skin lesions are visible or if additional symptoms typical of the illness appear during an outbreak, monkeypox can be tentatively diagnosed.