MANILA, Philippines — A Filipino has been infected with monkeypox in Singapore, said the Department of Foreign Affairs (DOH) on Sunday.
« There is one reported case of a Filipino male in Singapore who has been infected with monkeypox, » said DFA spokesperson Teresita Daza in a Viber message.
According to Singapore’s Ministry of Health (MOH) in a monkeypox local situation report, the said case was a 31-year old Filipino, who tested positive for the monkeypox virus on July 25.
It said that the patient first developed a fever on July 21, before developing rashes on his face and body.
« He sought medical care at SGH (Singapore General Hospital) on 24 July and was admitted on t…
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