France monkeypox cases top 700 cases, 2nd child infected – Outbreak News Today

French health authorities report as of July 07, 2022, 721 cases have been confirmed in the country. The breakdown by region is as follows: 473 in Ile-de-France, 70 in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, 52 in Occitanie, 33 in New Aquitaine, 29 in Hauts-de-France, 28 in Provence -Alpes-Côte d’Azur, 11 in Normandy, 10 in Grand Est, 6 in Brittany, 4 in Pays-de-la-Loire, 3 in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and 2 in Centre-Val de Loire.

Among these cases, a new pediatric case under 10 years old and a new female case were reported. In total, 2 children and 4 women have therefore been identified to date among all the cases infected with the monkeypox virus since May 7, 2022, the date of the first case detected in France.

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