What is Zika virus? Zika virus is a mosquito-borne virus that causes mild illness in adults, but has been linked with microcephaly in newborns. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.
This video covers the current understanding of the Zika virus, including information about the aedes aegypti mosquito, symptoms, complications, epidemiology, treatment, and precautions.
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