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Zika Virus

Kochr Ali Mahmood
School of Medicine, Koya University

Abstract: Zika virus is a communicable diseases that mainly transmitted through biting of Aedes mosquito to human since this virus can live on the mosquito however the virus can infected man by various ways such as Sex with infected person blood transfusion and labrotary exposure with infected articles and the most important way is transmitted from Mother to her fetus during pregnancy by placenta or during birth.
This virus may be a symptomatic or the symptoms can be mild additionally death might happens rarely. This disease firstly happens in Africa then South Africa but now can occur world wide

Keywords: Virus, Zika, Aedes. 

Date: 12/1/2017
Place: School of Medicine