Doctors and health officials suggest the following for possible diagnosis:
4. Blood tests are involved to diagnose Zika virus infections.
CDC suggests the following for Zika diagnosis:
- See your healthcare provider if you develop symptoms (fever, rash, joint pain, red eyes). If you have recently traveled, tell your healthcare provider.
- Your healthcare provider may order blood tests to look for Zika or other similar viral diseases like dengue or chikungunya.
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