Zika virus: An update on epidemiology, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and management

Author(s):

Parivash Davoodian, Zahra Mohammad Alipour, Hamidreza Mahboobi

Abstract

In 2016, the World Health Organization (WHO) presented the Zika virus as a public health emergency of international concern. In this review article epidemiological factors, transmission ways, clinical manifestations, neurological complications, diagnostic methods, management, and preventing ways of Zika virus are discussed.

Keywords

Zika virus, flavivirus, microcephaly, Guillain-Barre syndrome

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