Monkeypox

Known as: Monkey Pox, Monkeypox [Disease/Finding] 
A viral disease infecting PRIMATES and RODENTS. Its clinical presentation in humans is similar to SMALLPOX including FEVER; HEADACHE; COUGH; and a… (More)
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Human monkeypox is a zoonotic Orthopoxvirus with a presentation similar to smallpox. Clinical differentiation of the disease from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Studies on the burden of human monkeypox in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) were last conducted from 1981 to 1986… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The smallpox vaccine Dryvax, a live vaccinia virus (VACV), protects against smallpox and monkeypox, but is contraindicated in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This report describes the first reported outbreak of human monkeypox in the Republic of Congo. Eleven confirmed and probable… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Human monkeypox is a viral zoonotic disease that occurs mostly in the rain forests of central and western Africa. However, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The potential use of smallpox as a biological weapon has led to the production and stockpiling of smallpox vaccine and the… (More)
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2003
2003
We assessed the activities of 24 different antiviral compounds against smallpox (two strains of variola major and one of variola… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Human monkeypox is a zoonotic smallpox-like disease caused by an orthopoxvirus of interhuman transmissibility too low to sustain… (More)
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1988
1988
Human monkeypox is a zoonosis occurring sporadically in the tropical rain forest of western and central Africa. The exact… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
We present the clinical features and course of 282 patients with human monkeypox in Zaire during 1980-1985. The ages of the… (More)
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