Sexually transmitted Zika case confirmed in Florida

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TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Health announced August 1 that the first sexually transmitted Zika case in 2017 had been confirmed in Pinellas County.

Officials believe the individual picked up the virus locally, because he had not traveled to a Zika-affected area recently. The pair had tested positive for the virus. The person's partner, who had not traveled, also tested positive.

It added that mosquito reduction activities are taking place across the state.

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Florida's first sexually transmitted Zika infection of 2017 has been discovered, bringing the statewide number of cases to 90.

Zika can persist in semen over extended periods of time.

Cuba is now listed by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as one of the countries with a Zika travel risk.

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There was no evidence that Zika transmission through mosquitoes took place anywhere in the state, according to the health department.

The National Institutes of Health started a phase II trial of a Zika vaccine in March with thousands of human participants in the U.S. Scientists hope to complete the study by 2019. The majority of the cases were travel related and occurred in 2016.

Florida has had 118 confirmed cases of Zika this year.

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Most people do not have symptoms or will have only mild symptoms when infected with Zika, but the virus has been linked to a serious birth defect called microcephaly and other severe brain defects in babies whose mothers were infected during pregnancy. This case study highlights the importance of using condoms during sexual intercourse after visiting a Zika-infected area in addition to using mosquito repellents and barriers.

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