Zika virus is spread through the bite of an infected mosquito. Zika can be passed from a pregnant women to their fetus if they become infected. Since 2019, Zika has not been found in the United States, and is more commonly found in tropical Africa, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands.
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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)