Third Missourian tests positive for Zika virus
MISSOURI - The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services confirmed a third case of Zika virus Tuesday in a Missouri man who had traveled to Colombia.
There have been no reported cases of Zika virus contracted from a mosquito bite in Missouri.
The CDC said 80 percent of the people infected with the virus show no symptoms. The symptoms can be mild and include fever, rash, joint soreness or eye redness.
There is currently no vaccine for Zika virus. The CDC recommends avoiding mosquito bites in affected areas.
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