Monkeypox is in Lane County and Oregon. FAQ on contagious virus

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As the primary monkeypox circumstances emerge in Oregon, together with three identified in Lane County, well being officers are advising information-sharing, testing, vaccination and remedy as a part of the statewide response to the nationwide outbreak.

At least seven circumstances of the monkeypox virus have been recognized in Oregon.

Lane County Public Health spokesman Jason Davis stated a 3rd Lane County case was confirmed by a state laboratory Thursday, and the county is ready for federal lab affirmation of all its circumstances. Four different state casesare pending on the state laboratory.

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