Additional Travel-Related Zika Cases in the USA

From Precision Vaccinations
August 7, 2019

August 7th, 2019 – According to various data sources, there have been 9 additional travel-related Zika virus cases reported since July 18, 2019.

As of August 7, 2019, the states of Florida (29), California (25), Idaho (1), Nebraska (1), New York (1), and Utah (1) have reported 58 travel-related Zika cases this year. 

For privacy reasons, these international traveler’s destinations have not been disclosed.

Additionally, the US Territory of Puerto Rico has confirmed 24 locally acquired Zika cases during 2019. These Zika cases were acquired through the presumed local mosquito-borne transmission during 2019, says the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).   

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