Monkey pox is a rare and serious infectious disease caused by the monkey pox virus. It is closely related to the smallpox virus and is treatable with antiviral medications. Symptoms of monkey pox include fever, rash, fatigue, sore throat, and headaches.
In rare cases, monkey pox can be severe and even fatal if left untreated. It is essential that those infected seek medical attention as soon as they begin to experience symptoms in order to ensure proper treatment and minimize their risk of serious complications.