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Seventh [imported] #Case of #Zika #Virus Confirmed in #Cuba (La Prensa Latina, March 27 2016)

[Source: La Prensa Latina, full page: (LINK).]

Seventh Case of Zika Virus Confirmed in Cuba [      ]

Havana, Mar 27 (Prensa Latina)

The Ministry of Public Health of Cuba confirmed the 7th imported case of zika virus. The patient is a local doctor, who arrived in the country from Brazil last March 22. According to a note released by the Ministry and published in the Sunday edition of Juventud Rebelde newspaper, the Cuban collaborator, specialist in General Medicine, presents no symptoms. The 36-year-old patient is 28.2 weeks pregnant and was hospitalized shortly after her arrival in order to be observed.



Keywords: Cuba; Zika Virus.