Updated Guidance for Zika Testing in Pregnant Women

August 11, 2017

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has recently updated its Zika virus testing recommendations for pregnant women, and the Wisconsin Division of Public Health has adopted these updated recommendations. See the memo outlining the details of this change at www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/dph/memos/communicable-diseases/bcd-2017-03.pdf. Share this memo with all appropriate health care providers, labs and health department staff. 

For questions, contact: Rebecca Osborn, 608-261-6388, Rebecca.Osborn@dhs.wisconsin.gov; Christine Muganda, 608-266-6914, Christine.Muganda@dhs.wisconsin.gov; or Ryan Wozniak, 608-267-0249, Ryan.Wozniak@dhs.wisconsin.gov.

This story originally appeared in the August 11, 2017 edition of WHA Newsletter