Greece confirms third case of monkeypox, fourth under investigation

Greece’s national public health organization EODY announced on Thursday the country’s third confirmed case of monkeypox. The statement said that testing of another suspected case is ongoing. EODY stressed that all three confirmed cases are “imported”, meaning patients contracted the virus while outside of Greece. The organization said the patient with the fourth case under […]

Is Greece prepared for a monkeypox outbreak?

A new virus called “monkey pox” has caused alarm in Greece. Health authorities are on high alert, and citizens are concerned – the disease has already spread to 15 countries around the world. So far, no case has been confirmed in Greece, first suspicious was determined to be chickenpox, reports ΕΟΔΥ. Following the results of […]