First Monkeypox Case Due To Local Transmission Is A Contact Of Earlier Case
So far, all of Singapore’s monkeypox cases have not been linked to one another.
That has now changed, as our first case of local transmission was recorded on Friday (5 Aug).
He was one of two new monkeypox cases confirmed in the country today, both in the community.
No. 14 is youngest monkeypox case
In an update on their website on Friday (5 Aug), the Ministry of Health (MOH) said Singapore’s 14th monkeypox case is a 25-year-old man.
He is the youngest person to get the disease so far.