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Volume 24, Number 6—June 2018
Research Letter

Reemergence of Human Monkeypox in Nigeria, 2017

Adesola Yinka-OgunleyeComments to Author , Olusola Aruna, Dimie Ogoina, Neni Aworabhi, Womi Eteng, Sikiru Badaru, Amina Mohammed, Jeremiah Agenyi, E.N. Etebu, Tamuno-Wari Numbere, Adolphe Ndoreraho, Eduard Nkunzimana, Yahyah Disu, Mahmood Dalhat, Patrick Nguku, Abdulaziz Mohammed, Muhammad Saleh, Andrea M. McCollum, Kimberly Wilkins, Ousmane Faye, Amadou Sall, Christian Happi, Nwando Mba, Olubumi Ojo, and Chikwe Ihekweazu
Author affiliations: Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Abuja, Nigeria (A. Yinka-Ogunleye, O. Aruna, W. Eteng, S. Badaru, Amina Mohammed, J. Agenyi, N. Mba, O. Ojo, C. Ihekweazu); Measure Evaluation, Abuja (O. Aruna); Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital/Niger Delta University, Yenagoa, Nigeria (D. Ogoina); Bayelsa State Ministry of Health, Yenagoa (N. Aworabhi, E.N. Etebu); Nigeria Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programme, Abuja (T.-W. Numbere, A. Ndoreraho, E. Nkunzimana, Y. Disu); African Field Epidemiology Network, Abuja (M. Dalhat, P. Nguku); Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Abdulaziz Mohammed); US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (M. Saleh, A. McCollum, K. Wilkins); Institut Pasteur, Dakar, Senegal (O. Faye, A. Sall); Redeemers University, Ede, Nigeria (C. Happi)

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Vesiculopustular rash on hand (A) and face (B) of patient with monkeypox.

Figure. Papulopustular rash on hand (A) and face (B) of patient with monkeypox.

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