Zika cases in Singapore climbs to 151, second pregnant woman infected
The Singapore government said on Thursday it had discovered 31 more cases of locally transmitted Zika virus.
The Singapore government said on Thursday it had discovered 31 more cases of locally transmitted Zika virus, including a second pregnant woman, taking the total number of cases to 151.
Of the 31, three cases were not linked to any of the previously existing clusters, a joint statement from the Ministry of Health and the National Environment Agency said.
Singapore is the only Asian country with active transmission of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which poses a particular risk to pregnant women.
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