Saturday, June 10, 2023

365 more cases of monkeypox reported in Spain, but no new deaths reported

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Health reported a total of 4,942 confirmed cases. 6.9% of patients presented complications during their diagnostic procedure

The Health Ministry has notified this Friday 4,942 confirmed cases monkey pox, There are 365 more than those registered this Tuesday (4,577), according to data from the National Epidemiological Surveillance Network (RENAVE), but the death toll remains two.

come from case 17 Autonomous Communities: Madrid 1,817, Catalonia 1,558, Andalusia 601, Valencian Community 284, Basque Country 130, Canary Islands 118, Balearic Islands 111, Aragon 47, Galicia 71, Asturias 47, Castilla y Leon 41, Castilla-La Mancha 36, ​​Murcia 26, Extremadura 21 , Cantabria 18, Navarra 12 and La Rioja 4.

Of the patients reported on the SiViEs computer platform, the total There are 4,863 males and 79 females. With regard to age, it ranges from 10 months to 88 years with a median age of 37 years; shows that the interquartile range is 31–44 years.

Among patients with no clinical information, they presented primarily anogenital rash (59.4%), fever (55.1%), rash at other sites (not anogenital or oral-buccal) (51.8%) and lymphadenopathy (50.7%) Did it

A total of 237 patients out of 3,546 (6.9%) presented complications during their diagnostic process, The most frequent were mouth ulcers and secondary bacterial infections.

139 hospitalized

Of the 4,436 patients with available information, 139 cases hospitalized (2.8%) and have died in two cases. According to health, the above information has been sent to the World Health Organization and the European Commission.

On the other hand, out of 4,942 patients with available information, 3,943 were men who had sex with men. Similarly, information about the most likely transmission mechanism is available in 2,287 cases. In terms of sex, 80.6 percent from close contact and for close non-sexual contact in 9.1 percent.

With regard to attendance at mass events, 646 of the 3,152 cases with information on this variable attended an event on dates prior to the onset of symptoms.

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