Monkeypox – a disease caused by a virus – is not common in the United States. But recent cases surfaced the U.S.
Monkeypox can make you sick, with symptoms like a rash, which may look like pimples, blisters, or sores, often with an earlier flu-like illness.
The CDC is monitoring the virus and working with public health authorities to stop the spread of the outbreak. Knowing the facts and working together, we can help stop the spread of monkeypox.