More Possible Cases Of Sexual Transmission Of Zika Virus, CDC Reveals

Published: Feb 24, 2016

Sexual transmission of the Zika virus might not be as unusual as previously thought.

The Centers for Disease Control and state public health departments are investigating 14 additional reports of possible sexual transmission of the virus, including several involving pregnant women, according to a “health advisory” the CDC issued Tuesday afternoon. A health advisory is not as urgent as a “ health alert” and “may not require immediate action,” according to the CDC.

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