Testing for Zika Virus
This web page is an online tool intended to help healthcare providers apply updated CDC recommendations for Zika virus testing, interpretation of results, and clinical care for a pregnant woman with possible exposure to Zika virus. It contains interim guidance regarding the collection and submission of specimens at time of birth for Zika virus testing, diagnostic tests for Zika virus, understanding Zika virus test results, testing and diagnosis of pregnant women, and guidance for U.S. laboratories testing for Zika virus infection. The page includes printable resources for healthcare providers, as well as fact sheets and other materials to share with patients.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.