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How serious is a Zika virus infection?
Among pregnant women, Zika virus can cause a birth defect known as microcephaly. In some cases, the virus has been linked to serious conditions and complications in adults and children, such as Guillain-Barre Syndrome.

Health Department - Zika Virus

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1. What is Zika virus?
2. How serious is a Zika virus infection?
3. Why should pregnant women take special precautions to prevent Zika?
4. How do you get Zika?
5. What are the symptoms of Zika?
6. How long do symptoms of Zika last?
7. How is Zika diagnosed?
8. What is Loudoun County doing to help keep people safe from Zika?
9. Why is it important to know if a case of Zika was transmitted locally instead of through travel?
10. Where can I learn more about Zika?

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