Why Monkeypox Hasn’t Killed Anybody in Non-African Countries With Its Case Fatality Rate of 1–10%

That’s because African children and immunocompromised individuals bear nearly all of the monkeypox deaths historically.

Source: Monkeypox lesions on palms. Public Health Image Library #12761.

One weird thing about monkeypox is that we don’t really know how severe it is. The monkeypox virus has…

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