- Monkeypox is Now Spotted in Italy and Sweden — Bringing Number of Countries With Confirmed Or Suspected Cases to SEVEN
by CONNOR BOYD DEPUTY HEALTH EDITOR FOR MAILONLINE, https://www.dailymail.co.uk/
* Italian patient tested positive in Rome after returning from the Canary Islands
* UK, US, Spain and Portugal have confirmed cases and Canada is probing several
* Experts fear known cases tip of iceberg because most patients not connected
Italy and Sweden have become the latest countries to record cases of monkeypox amid the first ever global outbreak. The Italian patient tested positive at a hospital in Rome after returning from the Canary Islands and the Swede was diagnosed in Stockholm. No further details have been given. It brings the number of countries outside of Africa with confirmed or suspected cases to seven.