The Canary Islands have 98 confirmed cases since the start of the health alert
The Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands has recorded two new cases and one under study of monkeypox since Friday.
Therefore, from the beginning of the declaration of the health alert there is
98 confirmed cases, Of which 66 were detected in Gran Canaria, 30 in Tenerife and two in Fuerteventura, Health specifies in a statement.
All active cases are having
mild symptomatology and remain in home isolation receiving follow-up by Primary Care.
Thus, there are 98 confirmed cases, 66 in
Gran Canaria30 in
Tenerife and two in
Fuerteventura. There is also a probable case, pending confirmation, reported in Gran Canaria.
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.