Sexual Health D&G
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Anyone can get mpox. It can be transmitted through close personal contact with someone who has the infection, such as during sex. However, most of the cases across Europe and the UK have been in gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (GBMSM).

Mpox vaccination is available from Sexual Health D&G to 

If you live in D&G and wish to enquire about Mpox vaccination, please arrange a telephone appointment with one of our » clinicians. If you are unsure whether you are eligible, please call us 0345 702 3687. 

The risk of getting mpox in Scotland currently remains low.

Symptoms of mpox can include:

For more information about mpox, and what to do if you’re worried you might have it, see the link below: