Toddler diagnosed with monkeypox in Martin County
By Cody Weddle, Reporter
MIAMI – Florida reported its first case of monkeypox in a child younger than four years old, according to the Florida Department of Health.
Public health officials reported the case was in Martin County.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported there are also pediatric cases in Washington, D.C, Indiana, Maine, and California.
There have been 11,890 confirmed cases nationwide since the outbreak began on May 17, including 1,085 in Florida, according to the CDC.
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