Canaria registers two positive cases and four in monkeypox study


In this way, the archipelago reaches 102 infections

EFE Santa Cruz of Tenerife

The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands notifies
two new cases and four in study of monkeypox since yesterday.

Therefore, from the beginning of the declaration of the health alert there is
102 confirmed casesof which 68 were detected in Gran Canaria, 32 in Tenerife and two in Fuerteventura, specifies Health this Thursday in a statement.

All active cases are having
mild symptomatology and remain in home isolation receiving follow-up by Primary Care.

Thus, there are 102 confirmed cases, 68 in Gran Canaria, 32 in Tenerife and two in Fuerteventura.

There's also
two probable cases, pending confirmation, notified in Fuerteventura; and two suspected cases, pending confirmation, one reported in Gran Canaria and the other in Tenerife.

The protocol of the Ministry of Health classifies cases between probable and suspected depending on whether the patient meets clinical criteria and epidemiological criteria (probable cases) or if it only presents clinical criteria and in such case it is considered a suspected case.

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