In this review, the authors present current knowledge and research on the Zika virus, including epidemiology, symptom manifestations (collectively referred as ‘Zika fever’), modes of transmission, as well as Zika-related complications including Guillain–Barré syndrome and congenital Zika syndrome.
aDepartment of Internal Medicine, Southeast Alabama Medical Center, Dothan, Alabama, USA
bDepartment of Radiology, Aster Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences, Kottakal
cMVR Cancer Centre and Research Center, Calicut, Kerala
dShri BMK Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, KLE University, Belgaum, India.
Correspondence to Kalangot P. Skandhan, PhD, DSc, Shri BMK Ayurveda Mahavidyalaya, KLE University, Belgaum Karnataka 590005, India. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Received 23 May, 2017
Revised 21 September, 2017
Accepted 4 December, 2017