Obstetricians

Family should expect 2 month, 6 month,  12 month, 18 month, and 24 month assessments

  • If pediatrician is known, communicate about mother and infant USZPR eligibility and laboratory test results

Congenital Zika Virus Infection; Initial evaluation:

** All infants born to mothers who have laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection during pregnancy should receive:

  • Comprehensive physical exam
  • A neurologic assessment
  • Postnatal head ultrasound
  • Standard newborn hearing screening before hospital discharge
  • Zika virus laboratory testing; blood and urine specimens collected within 2 days of birth

Report findings on the Neonate assessment form upon delivery; for more information click here.