Says Zika virus “spread Explosive’ on the American continent, which Confirmed the First case in Los Angeles.

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Of Zika virus “has spread, so explosive” in America, the world health organization said on Thursday.

Turned out the virus spreads from more than 23 countries and territories, from Brazil the first case was reported in may 2014. “The anxiety level is very high,” so who’s Director-General, Margaret Chan, said he, when he announced an emergency meeting to know how they are infected with the virus.

Diseases transmitted by mosquitoes was, with microcephaly is a rare disease, the cause of incomplete brain development in infants. While the centers for control and disease prevention, stated that further studies into this link have virus outbreak in Brazil is alarming data. There, more than a million people were infected and nearly 4,000 children were born to the condition.

In the beginning of this week, the government of El Salvador so far as to advise women to keep them in fear of getting pregnant, by 2018. Officials of Ecuador and Colombia, were exhibited, as in consultation.

Hawaiian officials for health, said that a newborn with microcephaly lived in Oahu hospital mother, he was infected in Brazil with a virus while in the womb.

To date, 31 of which are from 11 States and Washington, D.C., in the United States with the Zika virus, starting in 2015. However, there were no cases reported that the virus was transmitted on American soil, according to the CDC.

“Now, I would say that the risk of transmission of the virus in most Zika USA is very low,” says Dr. William travel, publisher of the journal for Medical entomology, he told the New York Times.

The travel doctor added that the risk from viruses, which spread through the UNITED States in America below, as cities in the UNITED States, where the population density is less, and most houses have Windows.

Los Angeles, Public health sounded the alarm, after a 12-year-old girl was confirmed to be returning to El Salvador to Zika, NBC Los Angeles reported. Types moquitios to wear Zika, are not native speakers from the USA, but also learned of the presence in parts of Los Angeles.

There is concern that travelers are once again spreading in southern California, which may be a virus, bit by those mosquitoes that can virus.

The researcher examines mosquito Aedes aegypti in Brazil


“If someone gets sick, we want you in the depths, away from mosquitoes of the genus Aedes, to make sure that the cause of the local infection,” Ben Schwartz, MD, Deputy Director of acute communicable diseases control program for Los Angeles County, Public health, said on Friday, after NBC.

Only 1 in 5 people with the virus experience symptoms have been infected, according to CDC. Symptoms are usually mild, such as fever, skin rash, joint pain and conjunctivitis, and last about a week. However, the obvious connection between Zika infection during pregnancy and microcephaly is a cause for concern.

There is currently no vaccine or treatment for Zika. However, scientists are working on creating both. The CDC recommended that pregnant women postpone his trip to the affected areas.