A Stranger Filmed Her on the Train. TikTok Users Decided She Had Monkeypox.

A Stranger Filmed Her on the Train. TikTok Users Decided She Had Monkeypox.

Lilly Simon, a 33-year-old in Brooklyn, does not have monkeypox. She does have neurofibromatosis type 1, a genetic condition that causes tumors to grow at her nerve endings. Those tumors were filmed surreptitiously by a TikTok user while Ms. Simon was riding the subway on a Thursday in late July during her commute. In the …

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