Fars: Iran identifies its first case of monkeypox

Fars: Iran identifies its first case of monkeypox

Iran’s first official monkeypox case was of a 34-year-old woman. — Reuters pic

Tuesday, 16 Aug 2022 11:50 PM MYT

DUBAI, Aug 16 —Iran has identified its first case of monkeypox, the semi-official Fars news agency reported today.

A 34-year-old woman in the southwestern city of Ahvaz has been put under quarantine after testing positive for the disease, Fars added. — Reuters