It was stated that the first monkeypox incident was seen in Egypt.
In the statement made on the Facebook page of the Egyptian Ministry of Health, it was reported that the virus was detected in an Egyptian and this person was quarantined in the hospital.
The 42-year-old Egyptian citizen, who has a residence permit in a European country, frequently visits this country.
Monkey Flower Virus
Monkey pox, known as one of the few diseases caused by an endemic virus, is divided into two as Congo and West African type.
The virus, which is usually transmitted from animal to human and rarely from human to human, can cause high fever and itchy blisters in the body.