August 19th, 2022

Podcast 301: Monkeypox — what to look for, how to treat


This time, we look to New York for guidance on recognizing and treating monkeypox.

Dr. Eric Meyerowitz of Montefiore and Dr. Stephen Baum of Einstein will lead you through the monkeypox thicket in a 17-minute chat.

Included below is information for patients as well as links to some key articles of interest to clinicians.


For patients: Dr. Barry Zingman’s “Monkeypox — What you need to know”

For clinicians:

One Response to “Podcast 301: Monkeypox — what to look for, how to treat”

  1. Rich says:

    I was the first one to miss a case at my clinic in mid June. MSM presented with a firm papule on a FINGER ONLY, no genital lesions. Subjectively noted fever the prior day or two but not the day of infection. I actually froze the lesion thinking verruca. 2 days later lesions erupted and he was ill with rectal pain requiring hospitalization.

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