Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Summary

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Summary

Background

CDC is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and which has now been detected in 32 locations internationally, including cases in the United States. The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the

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Who to test for Zika during pregnancy

  • CDC does not recommend Zika virus testing for every one.
  • Pregnant women without symptoms should be tested if they have traveled to an area with Zika or live in an area with ZIka.
  • Pregnant women without symptoms should be tested if they have sex without a condom with a man confirmed to have a Zika virus infection.