Zika virus may be linked to more eye problems in Brazilian babies with microcephaly

Posted by on May 25, 2016 12:39 pm
Categories: health

Researchers studying babies with a Zika virus-related birth defect say they have found previously unreported eye problems possibly linked to the virus. In three Brazilian infants with microcephaly, the researchers observed retinal lesions, hemorrhaging and abnormal blood vessel development not noted before in relation to the virus.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *