Twenty entities in Mexico have cases of monkeypox (Photo: REUTERS/Dado Ruvic)
The Ministry of Health (Ssa) reported that up to August 15, 252 confirmed cases of monkeypox were confirmed in the Mexican Republic. The infections are distributed in 20 states, of which Mexico City tops the list with 141.
CDMX is followed by Jalisco with 46 and Yucatán with 15. The rest of the states where cases of monkeypox have been registered have less than 10, they are:
-State of Mexico and Quintana Roo with 9 each.
-Baja California, Chiapas, Nuevo León and Veracruz with 4 each.
-Tabasco with 3.
– Oaxaca, Puebla and Colima with 2 each.
-Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Michoacán, Morelos, Querétaro, San Luis Potosí and Sinaloa with one each.
In total, during the epidemiological week, 610 people presented the symptomatic picture of the disease, of which 131 are under study, 227 have been ruled out and the rest have been confirmed.
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