Second case of monkeypox identified in NSW

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NSW Health has identified a second case of monkeypox in Sydney - which is not connected to the first case reported in NSW on May 20.

The man is currently in hospital and lives alone, with investigations identifying no high-risk contacts who are required to isolate.The incubation period of monkeypox is usually from six to 13 days but can range from five to 21 days, according to the World Health Organisation.

NSW's Chief Health Officer Dr Kerry Chant said the community do not need to be concerned by the risk of the virus, which is a rare viral infection that does not spread easily between people.

 

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Wait till the Cruises start up again.

2 whole cases!

HTF is this transmitted.. Serious Qst

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Are they Black people ?😤😤

So where did he get it ? This story makes no sense at all the way it’s written ! He either has to have been in contact with someone that has it , or it’s in the community, or it’s airborne and more transmissible than just by contact !

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