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Monkeypox Update: Cases, Risks, Treatments and Vaccination

Infectious disease specialist Dr. Monica Gandhi, MD, MPH, delivers the latest on monkeypox (or MPX), including what to understand about its origins, which patients are at risk, how cases are trending, how to optimize testing accuracy, when to provide “compassionate care” treatment and who should get the vaccine. Plus, hear her thoughts on reclassifying MPX as an STD.


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October 11, 2022

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UCSF MedConnection

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Monica Ghandi, MD, MPH

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Infectious disease physician

Dr. Monica Gandhi is an expert in infectious diseases, specializing particularly in the care of patients with HIV and AIDS.

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