- This page, Mpox, is offered by
- Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences
- Department of Public Health
Learn the signs and symptoms of mpox (formerly called monkeypox) and how to prevent its spread.
Mpox information for health care providers
Open DOCX file, 51.71 KB, for Provider letter regarding timely demographic reporting (English, DOCX 51.71 KB)
Open DOCX file, 59.62 KB, for Clinical and laboratory testing guidance for mpox (English, DOCX 59.62 KB)
Open DOCX file, 37.95 KB, for Instructions for specimen collection for orthopoxvirus testing (English, DOCX 37.95 KB)
State Public Health Laboratory
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Infectious Disease Division Call Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences, Infectious Disease Division at (617) 983-6550
Urgent calls and infectious disease reporting Call Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences, Urgent calls and infectious disease reporting at (617) 983–6800
Laboratory Sciences Division Call Bureau of Infectious Disease and Laboratory Sciences, Laboratory Sciences Division at (617) 983–6201
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