Intrafamily Transmission of Monkeypox Virus, Central African Republic, 2018


An epidemiological investigation identified five clinical cases of secondary monkeypox infection spread over three waves of intrafamilial infection, originating from an index case- with a primary infection.

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Camille Besombes, Ella Gonofio, Xavier Konamna
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Emerging Infectious Diseases
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