Zika Virus Associated with Microcephaly.

  title={Zika Virus Associated with Microcephaly.},
  author={Jernej Mlakar and Mi{\vs}a Korva and Nata{\vs}a Tul and Mara Popovi{\'c} and Mateja Polj{\vs}ak-Prijatelj and Jerica Mraz and Marko Kolenc and Katarina Resman Rus and Tina Vesnaver Vipotnik and Vesna Fabjan Vodu{\vs}ek and Alenka Vizjak and Jo{\vz}e Pi{\vz}em and Miroslav Petrovec and Tatjana Av{\vs}i{\vc} Županc},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={374 10},
A widespread epidemic of Zika virus (ZIKV) infection was reported in 2015 in South and Central America and the Caribbean. A major concern associated with this infection is the apparent increased incidence of microcephaly in fetuses born to mothers infected with ZIKV. In this report, we describe the case of an expectant mother who had a febrile illness with… CONTINUE READING