Massachusetts

Two additional masses. The monkey disease was confirmed

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced two additional cases of smallpox in adult men on Wednesday, bringing the total number of smallpox cases in the state to six since May. DPH said initial testing was completed Tuesday at the Jamaica State Public Health Laboratory. Public and private health authorities have confirmed that testing will …

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Two additional masses. The monkey disease was confirmed

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health on Wednesday announced two additional cases of smallpox in adult males, bringing the total number of smallpox cases in the state to six since May. DPH said initial testing was completed Tuesday at the Jamaica State Public Health Laboratory. Public and private health authorities have confirmed that testing will …

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The Fourth Mass. The monkey smallpox was confirmed by state health officials

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Tuesday that an additional case of monkey disease has been reported in an adult male, the fourth in a month. DPH said they are working with local health workers, patients and medical staff to identify people who have been in contact with a patient when they have an …

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The Fourth Mass. The monkey smallpox was confirmed by state health officials

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Tuesday that an additional case of monkey disease has been reported in an adult male, the fourth in a month. DPH said they are working with local health workers, patients and medical staff to identify people who have been in contact with a patient when they have an …

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Two additional cases of monkey disease have been confirmed in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health says there are two more cases of smallpox in the state. The DPH announced on Sunday that two adult males with monkey smallpox were in close contact with each other. For the first time identified on May 18 in Massachusetts. On Thursday, Rhode Island Department of Health officials said …

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Two additional cases of monkey disease have been reported in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health says there are two more cases of smallpox in the state. The DPH announced on Sunday that two adult males with monkey smallpox were in close contact with each other. For the first time identified on May 18 in Massachusetts. On Thursday, Rhode Island Department of Health officials said …

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The case of the suspected monkey disease in RI was “believed to be related to the massacre of the masses.”

Rhode Island health officials said the suspected case of smallpox in the state was “presumably related to a trip to Massachusetts.” being a monkey smallpox. The diagnosis is confirmed by examination at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “The man was hospitalized and in good condition,” officials said. The specifics of the patient’s visit …

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The case of the suspected monkey disease in RI was “believed to be related to the massacre of the masses.”

Rhode Island health officials said the suspected case of smallpox in the state was “presumably related to a trip to Massachusetts.” Being a monkey smallpox. The diagnosis is confirmed by examination at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “The man was hospitalized and in good condition,” officials said. The specifics of the patient’s visit …

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A patient with smallpox in Massachusetts developed fluid-filled blisters on his scalp, palms, and feet.

Doctors say that the first patient with smallpox in the United States had blisters on his scalp, palms and soles filled with “smallpox-like” fluid. An unnamed man was admitted to a Massachusetts general hospital on May 12 with fever and rash after antibiotics failed to stop his illness. Doctors initially believed that the patient had …

A patient with smallpox in Massachusetts developed fluid-filled blisters on his scalp, palms, and feet. Read More »

A patient with smallpox in Massachusetts developed fluid-filled blisters on his scalp, palms, and feet.

Doctors say that the first patient with smallpox in the United States had blisters on his scalp, palms and soles filled with “smallpox-like” fluid. An unnamed man was admitted to a Massachusetts general hospital on May 12 with fever and rash after antibiotics failed to stop his illness. Doctors initially believed that the patient had …

A patient with smallpox in Massachusetts developed fluid-filled blisters on his scalp, palms, and feet. Read More »