Man from Jamnagar tests negative for measles

A 25-year-old man suspected of being infected with monkeypox tested negative for the viral infection . The man is however still being scrutinized .

RAJKOT (Rajkot): Doctors at Jamnagars G G Hospital said on Thursday that a 25-year-old man who was suspected of being infected with monkeypox tested negative for the viral infection.RAJKOT: Since the man complained of fever and rashes on his body, the samples were sent to B J Medical College in Ahmedabad for examination.The samples were taken to the National Institute of Virology, Pune, for further study, according to hospital sources.The man is however still being scrutinized.

The patient had no previous travel history but had a few symptoms of the disease, including a high fever.