Argentina announces 1st monkeypox death
Buenos Aires, Nov 29 (SocialNews.XYZ) Argentina recorded its first death from monkeypox of an adult male with underlying pathologies, the Health Ministry announced.
In a statement, the Ministry on Monday said that the 44-year-old man "had been in intensive care on a ventilator since October 9," adding that he presented HIV/AIDS risk factors.
As of November 22, the South American country had accumulated 895 monkeypox cases, a weekly increase of 3.46 per cent, according to official data.
Over 66.4 per cent of confirmed cases were registered in the city of ......