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Take a closer look, as we examine an emerging disease, zika virus parkinson’s disease awareness month discovery radio – episode #14. Zika virus disease information zika virus disease, or zika, is an illness that can spread to people from mosquitoes that carry the virus it may also spread from person to person through infected body fluids. A brief history of zika virus, from its discovery in the zika forest to the global researchers identify the first proof that zika virus causes human disease. Don’t be surprised if you’ve never heard of zika virus it’s a relatively unknown mosquito-borne infection that causes only mild illness and is barely distinguishable from other, better-known diseases such as dengue fever or west nile prior to 2007, only 14 cases of the infection had ever. Acute communicable disease control manual (b-73) revision-march 3, 2017 part iv: acute communicable diseases zika virus — page 1 zika virus disease 1 agent: zika virus is a mosquito-borne.
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