Testing & Diagnosis for Zika Virus

Testing for Zika virus infection is recommended for certain clinical scenarios. Read more about CDC’s recommendations for testing pregnant women for Zika virus, including when testing is recommended, what tests to order, and potential testing challenges, on the Zika and Testing webpage.   

Assessing for Travel-Related Exposures during Pregnancy

Symptomatic pregnant women who live in or have recently traveled to areas with active dengue transmission and risk of Zika are at risk for possible dengue virus and Zika virus exposure .

Read more about CDC’s Zika and dengue testing guidance for pregnant women on the Zika and Testing webpage.