5 things to know about monkeypox after a new case appeared in U.S.

For the second time this year, the United States has an imported case of monkeypox. A traveler from Maryland who had recently returned from Nigeria has been diagnosed with the dangerous illness, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.

The unidentified person is in isolation in Maryland, the CDC said in a statement. The agency gave no information on the condition of the patient.

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