Monkeypox is an infection that is caused by the Monkeypox virus and can be very dangerous if left untreated. If infected, it has the potential to cause mild to severe illness with symptoms including fever, skin rash, swollen lymph nodes, and headaches.
The virus can spread from animal to human or from human to human through contact with bodily fluids or contaminated items. It is important to seek medical help and treatment if symptoms arise, as the risks become more serious the longer an infection goes untreated. ** Monkeypox is a potentially deadly infection if not treated in a timely manner.