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In which countries in the Americas do I have to worry about Zika virus from mosquito bites?

8 doctors weighed in
Dr. Thomas Jeanne
Preventive Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: 22 countries:

As of Jan 27, 2016, these countries have Zika virus transmission in the Americas: Barbados Bolivia Brazil Colombia Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador French Guiana Guadeloupe Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Martinique Mexico Panama Paraguay Puerto Rico Saint Martin Suriname U.
S. Virgin Islands Venezuela

In brief: 22 countries:

As of Jan 27, 2016, these countries have Zika virus transmission in the Americas: Barbados Bolivia Brazil Colombia Dominican Republic Ecuador El Salvador French Guiana Guadeloupe Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Martinique Mexico Panama Paraguay Puerto Rico Saint Martin Suriname U.
S. Virgin Islands Venezuela
Dr. Thomas Jeanne
Dr. Thomas Jeanne
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Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
3 doctors agree

In brief: CDC website

Comprehensive, reliable information is available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: http://www.
cdc.gov/zika/index.html/

In brief: CDC website

Comprehensive, reliable information is available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: http://www.
cdc.gov/zika/index.html/
Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: In 2017---

Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela.
This does not include the Caribbean. See: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/zika-travel-information

In brief: In 2017---

Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Mexico, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela.
This does not include the Caribbean. See: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/zika-travel-information
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Andrea Arguello
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: CDC website

Visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website for a complete updated list of countries to which to avoid travel.
http://www.cdc.gov/zika/

In brief: CDC website

Visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website for a complete updated list of countries to which to avoid travel.
http://www.cdc.gov/zika/
Dr. Andrea Arguello
Dr. Andrea Arguello
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics

In brief: So far in 2015...

Zika transmission areas in North and Central America in 2015: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Panama in Central America; plus in Mexico.
Zika in South America and the Caribbean: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, and Venezuela; plus Barbados, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, Puerto Rico, and Saint Martin.

In brief: So far in 2015...

Zika transmission areas in North and Central America in 2015: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Panama in Central America; plus in Mexico.
Zika in South America and the Caribbean: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, and Venezuela; plus Barbados, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, Puerto Rico, and Saint Martin.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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