Zika virus and pregnancy fact sheet

FACT SHEET FOR WOMEN: Zika Virus WHY IS THE ZIKA VIRUS HARMFUL FOR PREGNANT WOMEN? • If you have Zika while you are pregnant, the virus can cause problems for your baby’s growth. • You can pass it to your baby during pregnancy or at the time of birth. • Your baby may be born with a birth defect. InBios International, Inc. ZIKV . Detect. TM. 2.0 IgM Capture ELISA Emergency Use Authorization . Fact Sheet for Patients Page 3 of 4 . If I am pregnant and my test is positive for Zika virus ... Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.