Pablo Martínez de Salazar, Anna Suy, Adrián Sánchez-Montalvá, Carlota Rodó, Fernando Salvador, Israel Molina
Zika fever is an arboviral systemic disease that has recently become a public health challenge of global concern after its spread through the Americas. This review highlights the current understanding on Zika virus epidemiology, its routes of transmission, clinical manifestations, diagnostic tests, and the current management, prevention and control strategies. It also delves the association between Zika infection and complications, such as microencephaly or Guillem-Barré syndrome.
April 2016: Enfermedades Infecciosas y Microbiología Clínica