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Zika Virus: The Next Big Thing in the Disease World

 

Zika Virus

Zika is another deadly virus that travels through the mosquitoes and is spreading throughout the world now very fast.

style=”text-align: justify;”>Scientists and researchers around the globe had been working really hard to know about the Zika Virus and they get to know many new things every passing day.

Before Zika Virus, It was Dengue who transmitted to many Asian countries leading to the painful death of many victims.

A Utah citizen whose family member died from a Zika-related virus in June has now been reported to be suffering from the same disease. Many health care departments like the Centers for Disease Control and many other local health officials have been very busy in finding out that how this person got infected with the same virus.

As it is reported that the virus affect mostly the people who travels to the area where this virus is circulating or having a sexual relation with anyone who has been to such place, but the infected did not have experienced both these things.

Officials are looking for the Aedes albopictus and Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that carries the Zika virus, but these along with any other mosquitoes who contains Zika has not been found in Utah, so it remains a big question that how do this person get affected by the disease.

Health Care workers who operated the person who died from Zika along with the other relative of the deceased have also been tested if any of them was infected.

A CDC official in his report stated that there were a total of 100,000 more amount of the virus was found in the samples of the person who died than the other samples taken of the infected people.

CDC also confirmed the first case of a Zika virus being transmitted from a female to her male sexual partner after they had an unprotected intercourse while all the previous cases of Zika transmission was found between a man infecting his sexual partner.

The deadly disease has stunned the researchers around the globe who have been working hard to know the reasons and then the possible cure of the disease.

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