Interim Travel Guidance Related to Zika Virus for 14 Countries and Territories in Central and South America and the Caribbean
CDC has issued interim travel guidance related to Zika virus for 14 countries and territories in Central and South America, and the Caribbean. This Health Alert Network advisory follows reports in Brazil of microcephaly and other poor pregnancy outcomes in babies of mothers who were infected with Zika virus while pregnant. Until more is known, and out of an abundance of caution, pregnant women are advised to consider postponing travel to areas where Zika virus transmission is ongoing. The following countries are included in the travel alert: Brazil, Colombia, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Suriname, Venezuela, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.