U.S. News & World Report: Scans, ultrasound spot zika brain defects

| Posted in Brain Disease, Brain Education, Brain Research

Ultrasounds and MRIs during pregnancy and after birth can detect most Zika-related brain abnormalities in infants, researchers report. If a woman is infected with the Zika virus during pregnancy, her child can be born with microcephaly and other severe brain defects, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says. (December 5, 2018)

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