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Spain reports first known European case of Zika-infected pregnant woman

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AEDES AEGYPTI. A view in a macro lens of Aedes aegypti mosquito, at the epidemiology department of Guatemala city, Guatemala, February 1, 2016. Photo by Esteban Biba/EPA
Spain’s health ministry seeks to ease concerns, pointing out that all 7 patients caught the disease abroad

MADRID, Spain (Feb. 5, 2016) — Spain said Thursday, February 4, that a pregnant woman who had returned from Colombia had been diagnosed with the Zika virus, in the first such known European case.

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