According to Eduardo the fatal “was a patient who came to the hospital with monkeypox in a critical condition and his health was deteriorating after he had to leave treatment for HIV/AIDS.” FarfánDirector of dos de mayo hospital in Lima.
Farfan said the 45-year-old died of “sepsis” due to a weakened immune system.
The director said he was hospitalized with a severe infection of monkeypox and “other comorbidities”.
Farfan said his hospital is treating about eight or nine cases of monkeypox daily on an outpatient basis.
According to WHO, more than 18,000 cases of monkeypox have been detected worldwide Africa Since the beginning of May, most of them are in Europe.