. You can get tested for monkey pox at a local healthcare provider or clinic. It is important to contact the provider first to arrange for the test.
The test will usually involve a blood sample, which will be tested to see if it contains antibodies to the virus. Additionally, the patient may need to provide a swab from a sore or rash to be tested to see if the virus is present.
It is important that you receive prompt medical attention if you suspect you have monkeypox.