Zika

Zika virus in amniotic fluid may help predict prenatal diagnosis

Zika virus in amniotic fluid may help predict prenatal diagnosis

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Researchers examined prenatal evolution and perinatal outcomes in neonates with developmental abnormalities associated with Zika virus infections.

Zika virus: a primary care response

Zika virus: a primary care response

Healthcare professionals should be educated about the hallmark signs and symptoms of the Zika virus.

Zika threat in US lower than anticipated

Zika threat in US lower than anticipated

While Zika requires a strong public health response, it should be focused on states most likely to be impacted.

Stat consult: Zika virus

Stat consult: Zika virus

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Between 75% and 80% of Zika virus infections are asymptomatic.

CDC, OSHA issue interim guidance for preventing occupational exposure to Zika virus

CDC, OSHA issue interim guidance for preventing occupational exposure to Zika virus

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The CDC encourages all healthcare employers and employees to follow OSHA's guidelines for preventing occupational exposure to the Zika virus.

Zika virus confirmed as cause of microcephaly, congenital abnormalities

Zika virus confirmed as cause of microcephaly, congenital abnormalities

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A report from the New England Journal of Medicine has confirmed that the Zika virus is a cause of microcephaly and other birth defects.

CDC issues Zika virus update for pediatric health care providers

CDC issues Zika virus update for pediatric health care providers

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As Zika virus infections continue, the agency offers clinicians information on how to evaluate and manage suspected cases.

Zika virus guidelines for pregnant women issued by CDC

Zika virus guidelines for pregnant women issued by CDC

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As the mosquito-borne Zika virus spreads throughout the Americas, the CDC has issued a series of interim guidelines for clinicians treating patients who may have been exposed.

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