Is Zyka virus no longer a problem?

“[…] this expressive reduction in the levels of concern about Zika virus infection in our setting can be premature, if not mistaken.”

“[…] Many regions in Brazil remain signposted as high risk areas for Zika Occurrence,(31) including the state of São Paulo, where available surveillance data show that disease incidence was lower compared with the Northeast region of the country,(26) and a large proportion of the population remains susceptible to the infection.”

“The arboviral transmission season in Brazil is just around the corner, and the risk for Zika virus infection must not be neglected, specially among women at reproductive age and pregnant women.”

Avelino-Silva VI. Is Zika virus outbreak a solved issue in Brazil? einstein (São Paulo). 2018;16(1):eED4325.

Is Zyka virus no longer a problem?

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