The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that between May 13 and 21, 92 cases of anthrax were detected worldwide.
Another 28 people are among the possible infected. No deaths have been reported so far.
Cases have been registered in 12 countries. Portugal, Spain and Great Britain are in the top three with the highest number of infected people. Infections have also been reported in Australia, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden and the United States.
Monkey pox is a rare viral disease transmitted from animals to humans, mainly in remote areas of Central and West Africa. The virus is transmitted to humans mainly from wild animals, such as rodents, primates (chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans, etc.).
Orthopoxvirus is similar to the natural flower virus.