Monkeypox

Monkeypox: SP records disease-related conjunctivitis

Monkeypox: SP records disease-related conjunctivitis

In addition to symptoms of fever, fatigue, headache, muscle aches, and the appearance of skin lesions, ocular manifestations can also be associated with monkeypox. Last week, H.Olhos, an ophthalmologist reference in the capital of São Paulo, identified the first case of a patient with confirmed disease from an eye collection examination. Four days after the …

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Without a vaccine, Brazil approaches 4,000 monkeypox cases

Without a vaccine, Brazil approaches 4,000 monkeypox cases

Brazil is close to 4,000 confirmed cases of monkeypox. The latest epidemiological bulletin from the Ministry of Health, issued on Tuesday evening (23/8), reported that 3,984 patients were infected with the disease. Most cases are concentrated in the state of São Paulo: 2567. It is followed by Rio de Janeiro with a score of 472. …

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Monkeypox: Goiás has 160 confirmed cases and is a public health emergency

Monkeypox: Goiás has 160 confirmed cases and is a public health emergency

Goiás has 160 confirmed cases of monkeypox, according to information released in a bulletin issued by the Goiás State Department of Health (SES-GO) on Monday (22). As the disease progressed, the ministry issued a contingency plan in which it was informed that the state had reached a public health emergency. Post on WhatsApp Share on …

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Vacina contra o coronavírus não tem ligação com o vírus monkeypox

False: Covid-19 vaccine responsible for current monkeypox outbreak

About three months after the Ministry of Health declared the end of a public health emergency of national importance caused by Covid-19, Brazil confirmed its first case of monkeypox (monkeypox) in São Paulo. since then, The number of patients diagnosed with the disease continues to increase. Commenting on this growth, even without a direct relationship …

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Monkeypox: Number of confirmed RS cases more than doubles in just one week

Monkeypox: Number of confirmed RS cases more than doubles in just one week

The state health department has already issued an alert. Photo: Freepik. On Monday (11), the State Health Surveillance Center (Cevs) confirmed a total of 44 cases of monkeypox in Rio Grande do Sul. The number is more than double the number recorded just one week ago. Last Monday, August 8, there were 21 confirmed cases …

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A monkeypox test can cost up to R$450 and plans are not required to cover it;  See what is known

A monkeypox test can cost up to R$450 and plans are not required to cover it; See what is known

the number of special laboratories In the country in which they perform Monkeypox virus (monkeypox) test It is still limited, but the sector estimates it is already responsible for identifying more than 60% of positive cases in the country – which has already exceeded 2,400. Anvisa is evaluating two applications to sign up for the …

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Monkeypox: 2,900 cases investigated in 8 SUS centers;  Understand how the test is conducted in the country

Monkeypox: 2,900 cases investigated in 8 SUS centers; Understand how the test is conducted in the country

Testing for monkeypox cases has not yet been conducted on a large scale in Brazil, which is a reflection of the disease’s progress and how the public and private health sectors are moving against the monkeypox virus, according to experts consulted by the expert panel. g 1. Although available in the SUS, there are testing …

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