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Anonymous asked in HealthDiseases & ConditionsInfectious Diseases · 1 decade ago

What are the long term symptoms of monkeypox?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    you grow a tail and start eating bananas. Than you grow hair all over and swing from trees. Next thing you know, you live in the zoo.

  • 1 decade ago

    In humans, monkeypox is similar to smallpox, except that enlargement of lymph nodes (lymphadenopathy) is associated with monkeypox. About 12 days after exposure, the illness begins with fever, headache, muscle aches, backache, swollen lymph nodes, a general feeling of discomfort, and exhaustion. Within 1 to 3 days (sometimes longer) after the appearance of fever, the patient develops a papular rash (i.e., raised bumps), often first on the face but sometimes initially on other parts of the body. The lesions usually develop through several stages before crusting and falling off.

    How long does monkeypox last?

    The illness typically lasts for 2 to 4 weeks

    Source(s): medicinenet.com
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