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Special topics


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Clinical Presentation

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Antinori A, Mazzotta V, Vita S, et al. Epidemiological, clinical and virological characteristics of four cases of monkeypox support transmission through sexual contact, Italy, May 2022. Euro Surveill. 2022 Jun;27(22):2200421. PubMed: Full text:

Adler H, Gould S, Hine P, et al. Clinical features and management of human monkeypox: a retrospective observational study in the UK. Lancet Infect Dis. 2022 May 24:S1473-3099(22)00228-6. PubMed: Full text:

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Costello V, Sowash M, Gaur A, et al. Imported Monkeypox from International Traveler, Maryland, USA, 2021. Emerg Infect Dis. 2022 May;28(5):1002-1005. PubMed: Full text:




Treatment and Vaccination

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WHO. Monkeypox.

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