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First Alaskapox death reported: What you should know about the virus

Summary by Ground News
Health officials in Alaska reported the first known fatality from an uncommon virus known as Alaskapox. An elderly man who contracted the disease died in January, according to a bulletin from Alaska's Department of Health. Authorities are urging doctors across Alaska to be on the lookout for signs of the virus. It is a type of orthopoxvirus that infects mammals and can spillover into humans.

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