Zika virus fears grows in Asia, eleven tested positive


Guwahati/ 4th July’2017 (Prag News Desk): Eleven people tested positive for the Zika virus while other 27 were under monitored at Phichit in Thailand.

Laboratory test confirmed that eleven received Zika infection were under treatment, sources added.

Thailand health officials, special team were working actively to conquer mosquitoes in the region to stop the virus from spreading.

People with Zika virus disease can have symptoms including mild fever, skin rash, conjunctivitis, muscle and joint pain, malaise or headache.

Zika is transmitted by the Aedes aegypti mosquito that causes birth defects.



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