Two more cases of monkeypox raise the Canarian figure to 134

Two more cases of monkeypox raise the Canarian figure to 134

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Health has also notified four others under study since yesterday

CANARY ISLANDS7 The Gran Canarian palms

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

Therefore, since the beginning of the declaration of the health alert, there have been 134 confirmed cases, of which 82 were detected in
Gran Canaria46 in
Tenerifefour in
Fuerteventuraone in
The Palm and another in
Lanzarotespecifies this Wednesday Health in a statement.

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

There's also
ten suspected casespending confirmation, three notified in Tenerife, three in Fuerteventura, two in Lanzarote, one in Gran Canaria and one in La Palma.

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 a case it is considered a suspected case.

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