Monkeypox Cases up to 25 in Missouri

SOUTHWEST, Mo. – According to the CDC Monkeypox Cases are nearing 13,000.

The total number of cases of cases has reached 25– where as two weeks ago it was 10.

Local hospitals and health departments continue to monitor the looming virus.

Mercy Hospital had this to say about Monkeypox- “After years of preparing for emerging infections, including SARS, Ebola and COVID-19, Mercy is well prepared for the possibility of Monkeypox cases in our communities.”

To find total case number throughout the Four States and the rest of the country– you can go here: 2022 U.S. Map & Case Count | Monkeypox | Poxvirus | CDC