Since the beginning of the alert there have been 94 notifications, the majority in Gran Canaria
The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands reports two new cases and one under study of monkeypox since yesterday.
Therefore, since the beginning of the declaration of the health alert, there have been 94 confirmed cases, of which 64 were detected in
Gran Canaria28 in
Tenerife and two in
Fuerteventuraspecifies this Wednesday Health in a statement.
All active cases are having mild symptoms and remain in home isolation receiving follow-up from Primary Care.
there are also three
probable casespending confirmation, two notified in Gran Canaria and one 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.