According to many medical experts, the dangerous Zika virus is set to hit 🇮🇳. Zika virus is spread from person to person through Aedes Aegypti mosquito:mosquito: which is also the vector for dengue fever & chicken guinea😨. As the vector is already present in 🇮🇳, experts are wary of an outbreak in the country. The virus had infected 2,500 people in Brazil last year😱. Many affected pregnant ladies in Brazil gave birth to babies with abnormally small head😳 and incomplete brain development. The incubation period for the virus is 2⃣ to 7⃣ days. Like in dengue, patients develop fever😟, rash and joint pain but in a mild form. There is no medicine or vaccine💉 to prevent or cure Zika virus though it rarely causes death.
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