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Last updated 10/14/2022
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Monkeypox is a rare disease caused by infection with the monkeypox virus. Monkeypox virus is part of the same family of viruses that causes smallpox. Monkeypox symptoms are similar to smallpox symptoms, but milder, and monkeypox is rarely fatal. Monkeypox is not related to chickenpox.
The illness typically lasts 2-4 weeks.
The Health District has a limited supply of the monkeypox vaccine available by appointment only. To schedule your appointment, visit: Monkeypox Vaccine Registration
If you feel you are at risk for monkeypox or need help registering for an appointment, call (254)750-5485.