Int J Gynecol Obstet. Sci Rep ; 9 : Areas of agreement. In addition to the public health justification for addressing unsafe abortion, there is an ethical imperative to do so as well. Assertion of the physician's authority is a subtext. Zika virus congenital infection: interim guidance for neonatologists and paediatricians.
Yet the question of whether sex causes miscarriage remains one that women and their partners want answered.
It was first discovered in in Uganda and the first description of human infection was described in Evidence from the current and previous outbreaks suggest that viraemia levels fall rapidly, and a negative PCR may not exclude ZIKV infection if the sample was taken later in the course of infection.
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Maguire, D. Euro Surveill ; 19 : pii Lancet ; : It should be remembered that when women are denied access to legal, safe abortion services, they often resort to an unsafe abortion, and in many cases they suffer its consequences. Male-to-male sexual transmission of Zika virus—Texas, January While the continent accounts for 29 percent of all unsafe abortions, it sees 62 percent of unsafe-abortion-related deaths WHO, b.
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Because stigma and fear of punishment may deter reliable reporting, particularly following illegal abortion procedures, deaths and disabilities resulting from unsafe abortion are probably underestimated. Article Navigation. Zika virus infection in man.