The third reported case of monkeypox in the United States has been discovered in Florida, officials said Sunday.
The individual with presumptive monkeypox is in Broward County, the Florida Department of Health in Broward County said in a news release Sunday, according to ABC News.
Previously, a Massachusetts man and an individual from New York City had become infected with the viral disease, which occurs mostly in central and western Africa.
Officials said the Broward County case is related to international travel, according to the South Florida Sun-Sentinel. The infected person is in isolation.