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Bangladesh confirms first case of Zika virus

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AEDES AEGYPTI. The mosquito which transmits the Zika virus and dengue is pictured at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Insect Pest Control Laboratory in Austria, February 10, 2016. File photo by Christian Bruna/EPA
The case dates back to 2014 – a 67-year-old Bangladeshi man whose condition is now fine

DHAKA, Bangladesh (Mar. 23, 2016) — A Bangladeshi man who contracted a fever 19 months ago was infected with the Zika virus, the first confirmed case in the South Asian country, health authorities said Tuesday, March 22.

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