Finance News Agency, July 23 (Editor Bian Chun)A senior health official in the White House said on Friday that the Bayeng government is considering announced that it has entered a state of public health to deal with the rapid spread of monkey acne.
The new White House crown coordinator Ashish & Middot; Dr. Jaha said the government is studying the matter. However, he also pointed out that although officials were conducting continuous and positive dialogues in the US Department of Health and Public Services (HHS), it has not yet made a final decision.
According to the US "Public Health Services Law", the Minister of Health and Public Services Zeville & Middot; Bessel has the right to declare that the country has entered a state of public health. As long as he issues a statement, he can mobilize federal financial assistance to cope with the epidemic.
According to data from the US Disease Control and Prevention Center (CDC), so far, the United States has reported more than 2500 cases of acne in 44 states, Washington Special Administrative Region and Puerto Rico. The worst epidemic areas are New York, California, Illinois, Florida, Washington Special Economic Zone and Georgia.
As the number of monkey acne infection continues to rise, the Bayeng government's approach to the epidemic was reviewed by Congress. In a letter written to Biden this week, 50 Democrats of the House of Representatives called on the government to declare an emergency in public health to cope with the epidemic.
Patty & Middot, Chairman of the Senate Health Committee; Murray said in a letter to the Minister of Health and Public Services Bersera that she was worried about the way of responding to the U.S. epidemic. Some patients and health care providers do not have the necessary information and resources to detect monkey acne and respond to the epidemic.
CDC Director Rosel & Middot; Valenisky said last week that monkey acne vaccine should not be in short supply. People waiting for vaccine outside the clinic were lined up into a long dragon.
The United States confirmed two cases of children
CDC confirmed two earliest cases of children's acne on Friday. CDC said that these two cases are not associated, and may be infected with the infection of monkey acne virus due to the internal communication of the family. At present, these two children are in good health and are being treated with antiviral drugs Tecovirimat.
Monkey acne is caused by monkey acne virus. It belongs to the same virus family as the ceiling, but the severity is much lighter. Experts say that they are infectious. The initial symptoms of human infection of monkey acne include fever, muscle soreness, and lymphadenopathy, etc., and can be developed into a large range of rash on the face and body. Most infected people will recover within a few weeks, but there are also severe cases of infected people. Most cases are adult men.
CDC official Jennifer & Middot; Dr. McQueiston said that although the epidemic is currently spread in a specific social group, there may also be some cases outside this group and need to be vigilant.
The United States has not yet reported the death of monkey acne.
Global cases have exceeded 15,000 cases
Globally, the spread of monkey acne virus has also deteriorated in recent weeks.According to the latest data of CDC, more than 15,300 monkey acne cases have been found around the world, and 71 countries have been distributed. The most serious area of European epidemic, two -thirds of the infected people in Europe.Statistics show that in Europe, Spain has the most confirmed cases, with 3125 cases.
The World Health Organization held an expert meeting in Geneva on the 21st to determine whether it is necessary to announce the emergency state of public health in the world for the spread of monkey acne virus, that is, the highest -level epidemic prevention warning of the WHO.
Director Director of WHO Tan Desai said at the beginning of the meeting pointed out,He feels uneasy about the increasing situation of global monkey acne infection casesEssence However, the expert meeting of nearly six hours has not announced the conclusion of the experts, and there is no public health emergency state.