Mississippi State Department of Health

Zika Virus


Zika virus infects people through the bite of a mosquito and can cause fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis. Zika infection can cause serious or fatal birth defects in the children of pregnant women, and the virus can be transmitted sexually.

Links referenced
Zika virus information from the CDC    http://www.cdc.gov/zika/
Information for health professionals    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/14,0,399,154,html

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