Zika Virus and Birth Defects — Reviewing the Evidence for Causality

“On the basis of this review, we conclude that a causal relationship exists between prenatal Zika virus infection and microcephaly and other serious brain anomalies.” ABSTRACT: The Zika virus has spread rapidly in the Americas since its first identification in Brazil in early 2015. Prenatal Zika virus infection has been linked to adverse pregnancy and birth … Continue reading Zika Virus and Birth Defects — Reviewing the Evidence for Causality