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Zika Update in the US

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 Map of the United States showing Travel-associated and Locally acquired cases of the Zika virus. The locations and number of cases can be found in the table below.

As of July 27, 2016 (5 am EST)

  • Zika virus disease and Zika virus congenital infection are nationally notifiable conditions.
  • This update from the CDC Arboviral Disease Branch includes provisional data reported to ArboNET for January 01, 2015 – July 27, 2016.

US States

  • Locally acquired mosquito-borne cases reported: 0
  • Travel-associated cases reported: 1,657
  • Laboratory acquired cases reported:  1
  • Total: 1,658
    • Sexually transmitted: 15
    • Guillain-Barré syndrome: 5

US Territories

  • Locally acquired cases reported: 4,729
  • Travel-associated cases reported: 21
  • Total: 4,750*
    • Guillain-Barré syndrome: 17

Pregnant Women with Any Laboratory Evidence of Possible Zika Virus Infection

US States and the District of Columbia*:  433

*Includes aggregated data reported to the US Zika Pregnancy Registry as of July 21, 2016

US Territories**:  422

**Includes aggregated data from the US territories reported to the US Zika Pregnancy Registry and data from Puerto Rico reported to the Zika Active Pregnancy Surveillance System(http://www.cdc.gov/zika/public-health-partners/zapss.html) as of July 21, 2016

 


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