Tompkins County has identified its third case of Monkeypox.
All confirmed cases of monkeypox have been reported since July 19, according to health officials.
A close contacts have been identified.
The Tompkins County Health Department is continuing to remind residents to remain aware of monkeypox symptoms and take steps to reduce their risk.
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