The Holy Spirit came to 41 confirmed cases of monkeypox. The information was released this Friday (2) in the epidemiological bulletin released by the Health Department of Espírito Santo (Sesa). Another 96 cases were under investigation.
Regarding the sex of the 41 infected, 33 are male and 8 are female.
Regarding the last bulletin, released on Tuesday (30), 10 new cases were confirmed.
- What is known about monkeypox
- See what the symptoms are and how to protect yourself
According to the Department of Health, confirmed cases are patients aged between 0 and 69 years residents of Aracruz (1), Cachoeiro de Itapemirim (2), Cariacica (3), Guarapari (4), Itapemirim (1), Linhares (1), Pedro Canário (1), Serra (7), Viana (1), Vila Velha (10) and Vitória (10).
According to the bulletin, the majority of those diagnosed with monkeypox (82.93%) not had contact with someone who had the disease or her suspicion.
- Most common symptoms reported by infected patients
Asthenia (loss or decrease in physical strength)
Adenomegaly (swelling of the immune system glands)
Arthralgia (joint pain)
- Infected patients by age
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