Monkeypox is a very rare disease caused by the monkeypox virus. The virus is very similar to the virus which causes smallpox and people with monkeypox exhibit very similar symptoms but monkeypox is generally milder and less fatal.
Monkeypox is a highly infectious disease which can spread easily from human contact. Symptoms can include a rash near the genitalia or anus and can spread to the hands chest face mouth and feet. Other symptoms can include fever exhaustion and headache.
How is FlowFlex monkeypox virus rapid antigen test is a crucial step forward in identifying whether individuals are carrying the virus so appropriate medical treatment can be sought at the earliest possible stage