In today's meeting, the Commission for Infectious Diseases analyzed the current situation regarding the appearance of a suspected case of monkeypox in the country.

"It was established that all responsible institutions are actively involved in the process of epidemiological analysis, laboratory confirmation and isolation of suspected cases.

The Commission for Infectious Diseases recommended the isolation/quarantine measure as well:

-isolation in domestic and hospital conditions if there are suspected cases of monkeypox until they are tested;

-isolation of confirmed cases in domestic or hospital conditions until the end of the disease;

- follow-up of contacts for confirmed cases of monkeypox during the incubation period of 21 days", says the announcement of the Commission for Infectious Diseases.