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Monkey pox

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Introduction: Monkey pox

Description of Monkey pox

Monkey pox (medical condition): A condition which is characterized by an epidemic exanthematous disease occurring in monkeys and other mammals with a clinical picture similar to smallpox. See also Monkeypox:
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Monkey pox: A species of ORTHOPOXVIRUS causing an epidemic disease among captive primates.
Source: Diseases Database

Monkey pox: A viral disease infecting PRIMATES and RODENTS. Its clinical presentation in humans is similar to SMALLPOX including FEVER; HEADACHE; COUGH; and a painful RASH. It is caused by MONKEYPOX VIRUS and is usually transmitted to humans through BITES or via contact with an animal's BLOOD. Interhuman transmission is relatively low (significantly less than smallpox).
Source: MeSH 2007

Monkey pox as a Disease

Monkey pox (medical condition): See Monkeypox (disease information).
  »Introduction: Monkeypox

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Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Monkey pox

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Monkey pox

The following list attempts to classify Monkey pox into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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