Health confirms three cases in adolescents with DF

posted on 08/25/2022 17:47

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The Federal District confirmed 12 extra optimistic cases of monkeypox this Thursday (25/8), including to 170 diagnoses since monitoring started – as of July 8. Of them, 163 are males and 7 are girls.

According to the Department of Health (SES-DF), three cases have been confirmed amongst folks between the ages of 11 and 19. Through a be aware, the folder clarified that one of many sufferers is 16 years outdated, the second is 17, and the third sufferer is eighteen.

In addition, the newest replace from the secretariat concluded that the age group with the very best variety of infections is between 30 and 39 years outdated, with 79 victims. The bulletin additionally states that 187 cases are beneath investigation, and one other 282 have been dominated out after laboratory evaluation.

As for the monitoring carried out in the executive areas of the DF, Art Mail listed the 5 most affected cities: Plano Pilato (32), Aguas Claras (25), Samambaya (16), Seilandia (14) and Guara (13).

transmission to the group

Anyone who has pores and skin lesions similar to spots or watery blisters, with or with out pus, ought to search medical consideration. People who’ve informal sexual companions and who’ve had contact with confirmed or suspected cases of the illness, in addition to those that have lately traveled to locations with frequent diagnoses, ought to contact medical services.

The illness is transmitted by way of contaminated surfaces, direct contact with the affected person’s accidents, physique fluids or respiratory droplets, in addition to shut contact with unmasked contaminated folks, even when they don’t have pores and skin wounds.

The common interval throughout which a cured particular person stops transmitting the illness is three to 4 weeks after the pores and skin lesions have utterly healed.

important signs

  • headache;
  • Pain in the again;
  • Strong weak spot;
  • Fever above 38.5 ° C;
  • Pain in muscle tissue and physique;
  • Swollen lymph nodes (lumps on the pores and skin);
  • Skin lesions that may additionally have an effect on the genitals and rectum.


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