|Graph No.1. The cumulative curve of confirmed ZVD cases |
(green circles, left-hand axis) and the change in confirmed ZVD case
numbers when compared to the preceding week's total
(green bars, right-hand axis). Data from .
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Graph No. 2 shows the change in suspected cases. These are not laboratory confirmed. The suspected ZVD cases continue to rise in a linear fashion, adding 3,752 this week to total 65,963 suspected cases of ZVD.
Graph No. 3 shows that to Week No. 16, 11,306 suspected (+207) and 2,008 confirmed ZIKV infections (+305) have been identified in pregnant women.
As of this report, 4 (no increase from last week) live births have been diagnosed with microcephaly/central nervous system disorders and were reported as being ZIKV positive; 26 (up from 22 last week) other microcephaly diagnoses are now under investigation.