Note: Recent data suggest that some individuals can transmit mpox to others 1 to 4 days before showing symptoms.
More studies are looking into this.
Symptoms can last 2 to 4 weeks.
For more information, visit the County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health, mpox webpage:
Many people may not experience any symptoms.
Symptoms usually last 5 to 7 days, but some people may experience symptoms anywhere from a few days to 4 or more weeks.
For those who do experience symptoms, the most common ones are:
For more information, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website: