Utah reports Zika infection in person who cared for patient with virus

July 18, 2016 4:32 PM

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CHICAGO, July 18 Utah health officials on Monday said a caregiver of an elderly patient from Utah who died while infected with Zika has tested positive for the virus, they said in a statement.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed that the person who helped care for the individual, who died while infected with Zika has now contracted the virus, Utah officials said.

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