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How is Zika Virus transmitted?

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In brief: Mode of Transmission

Zika virus is mainly transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito.
Aedes aegypti, which is currently not found in Hong Kong., Other Aedes mosquito species such as Aedes albopictus widely present locally are also considered as potential vectors.
Zika virus can also be transmitted through blood Or sexual transmission.

In brief: Mode of Transmission

Zika virus is mainly transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito.
Aedes aegypti, which is currently not found in Hong Kong., Other Aedes mosquito species such as Aedes albopictus widely present locally are also considered as potential vectors.
Zika virus can also be transmitted through blood Or sexual transmission.
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