Rapid risk assessment: Zika virus disease epidemic: potential association with microcephaly and Guillain–Barré syndrome - 5th update, 12 April 2016

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Rapid Risk Assessment. Zika virus disease epidemic: potential association with microcephaly and Guillain–Barré syndrome. Fifth update, 11 April 2016. Stockholm: ECDC; 2016.

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​This update assesses the risks associated with the Zika virus epidemic currently affecting countries in the Americas, taking account of the latest information available. It assesses the association between Zika virus infection and congenital central nervous system malformations, including microcephaly, as well as the association between Zika virus infection and the Guillain–Barré syndrome.