NJ Spotlight News

First probable case of monkeypox identified in NJ

Clip: 06/20/2022 | 42s | Video has closed captioning.

The New Jersey Department of Health has announced the first probable case of monkeypox in the state. Health officials say on June 18 a resident tested positive for orthopoxvirus, a virus associated with monkeypox. That individual is isolating at home while local health departments contact trace to find anyone who may have been exposed.

Aired: 06/20/22

Rating: NR

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