Bharati Pravin Pawar, Minister of State for Health, told the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday that monkeypox has been declining since mid-August.
The latest confirmed case of Monkeypox in India is in a Nigerian woman in Delhi. She is admitted to Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Narayan Hospital.
The Pune-based Serum Institute is working with US biotechnology major Novavax to bring the Omicron-specific vaccine.
No Monkeypox-related death has so far been reported in Delhi. The only Monkeypox-related death in India was reported in Kerala.
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The woman from Nigeria was admitted to the LNJP Hospital in Delhi with blisters and pus-filled lesions on genitals on September 16.
The development, reported in the Lancet medical journal, underscores guidance from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that urges people with suspected or confirmed monkeypox infections to avoid...
The WHO earlier said it's working towards changing Monkeypox's name as it's 'not only inaccurate but is also discriminatory and stigmatising'.
The announcement will free up money and other resources to fight the virus, which may cause fever, body aches, chills, fatigue and pimple-like bumps on many...
India has so far reported nine cases of monkeypox including one death. This is a technical meeting to revisit the existing guidelines, an official said.
Defining contacts, the guidelines stated that a contact is defined as a person who, in the period beginning with the onset of the source case’s first...
Two suspected cases of monkeypox are also admitted in the LNJP Hospital presently, while the west Delhi man who was the first reported case of the viral...
The latest Monkeypox case in Delhi is the eighth Monekypox patient confirmed so far in India. One death has also been reported.
Fourteen of his contacts, including the doctor who first treated him, were quarantined but none of them developed symptoms, officials said.
A 20-year-old, exhibiting symptoms of the disease, has been admitted to a government hospital in Rajasthan and his samples have been sent to the National...
A 22-year-old man suspected to have Monkeypox died in Kerala on Saturday. PTI reports that his Monkeypox test results have come as positive.
Experts said the monkeypox outbreak is already stigmatising the LGBTQ community and people who developed fever and are scared to go for a medical test.
The World Health Organisation declared monkeypox a global health emergency on July 23 and San Francisco's mayor on Thursday announced a state of emergency over...
The monkeypox virus has claimed another life in Spain.
India has so far reported four cases of monkeypox, with three from Kerala and one from Delhi.
The UN health agency has warned that the disease could be more severe in vulnerable populations like children or pregnant women.
The Delhi government has directed its hospitals and 11 revenue districts to follow the guidelines.
To date, monkeypox deaths have only been reported in Africa, where a more dangerous version of the virus is spreading, mainly in Nigeria and Congo.
The samples of the suspected patient, who has rashes and lesions, has been sent to National Institute of Virology, Pune.
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