Mpox virus (previously known as Monkeypox or MPV) infection can cause an illness that includes rashes and other symptoms. It does not commonly occur in the United States, but there is currently an outbreak of mpox with cases spreading in Washington state and across the country, as well as in other countries.
CDC Mpox Page
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website’s mpox information page.
Overall case counts
Hospitalization due to Mpox