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Man in China dies of rare 'monkey B' virus

Man in China dies of rare ‘monkey B’ virus

A veterinarian in China has died after he contracted an extremely rare viral infection known to infect monkeys, according to news reports.

The 53-year-old veterinarian is the first known human case of this virus, called monkey B virus, to be reported in China, according to The Washington Post.

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