Zika Virus: Diagnostic Testing
This web page informs health care providers about diagnostic testing for Zika virus. It clarifies that as of 2016 Zika virus disease is a nationally notifiable condition. It explains that there are no commercially available diagnostic tests for Zika virus disease, and testing is only performed at the CDC Arbovirus Diagnostic Laboratory and a few state health departments. The document outlines testing methods, and provides links to instructions and a form for submitting diagnostic specimens to the CDC.
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.