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1 Nov 2016

#Colombia Is Hit Hard by #Zika, but Not by #Microcephaly (NYT, Nov. 1 ‘16)

 

Title: #Colombia Is Hit Hard by #Zika, but Not by #Microcephaly.

Subject: Zika Congenital Infection and Microcephaly, Colombia.

Source: The New York Times, full page: (LINK).

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Colombia Is Hit Hard by Zika, but Not by Microcephaly

By DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. and JULIA SYMMES COBBOCT. 31, 2016

BARRANQUILLA, Colombia — This tropical city on the Caribbean coast may hold the answer to one of the deeper mysteries of the Zika epidemic: Why has the world’s second-largest outbreak, after Brazil’s, produced so few birth defects?

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Keywords: Zika Virus; Zika Congenital Infection; Microcephaly; Colombia.

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