This image was created during an investigation into an outbreak of monkeypox, which took place in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), 1996 to 1997, formerly Zaire. This particular view depicted a number of villagers and vehicles, as they were in the process of crossing a pontoon bridge within the Katako-Kombe Health Zone, of the DRC.
CDC/ Brian W.J. Mahy, BSc, MA, PhD, ScD, DSc
December 3, 2012
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