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Zika virus 

Symptoms of Zika virus infection

Most people don't have any symptoms. If symptoms do occur, they are usually mild and last around two to seven days.

Commonly reported symptoms include:

  • rash
  • itching all over the body
  • fever
  • headache
  • joint pain (with possible swelling, mainly in the smaller joints of the hands and feet)
  • muscle pain
  • conjunctivitis (red eyes)
  • lower back pain
  • pain behind the eyes

http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/zika-virus/Pages/Introduction.aspx



 
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