Via Florida Health: Department of Health Daily Zika Update: Seven New Travel-Related Cases Today. Excerpt, with their bolding:
In an effort to keep Florida residents and visitors safe and aware about the status of the Zika virus, the Florida Department of Health will issue a Zika virus update each week day at 2 p.m. Updates will include a CDC-confirmed Zika case count by county and information to better keep Floridians prepared.
There are seven new travel-related cases today, with three in Miami-Dade, one in Palm Beach and three involving pregnant women. According to CDC, symptoms associated with the Zika virus last between seven to 10 days.
The department’s investigation into the possible non-travel related Zika virus case in Miami-Dade County is ongoing and the department will share more details as they become available.
CDC recommends that women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant postpone travel to Zika affected areas. According to CDC guidance, providers should consider testing all pregnant women with a history of travel to a Zika affected area for the virus. CDC recommends that a pregnant woman with a history of Zika virus and her provider should consider additional ultrasounds.
Florida has been monitoring pregnant women with evidence of Zika regardless of symptoms since January. The total number of pregnant women who have been monitored is 46, with 15 having met the previous CDC case definition.