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Thursday, February 11th

Pregnant Queensland woman tests positive to Zika virus after travelling overseas “A pregnant Queensland woman has tested positive to Zika virus after returning from overseas, Queensland Health has confirmed. The woman was diagnosed yesterday and authorities said the illness was not acquired locally. It is the third case of Zika virus to be identified in Queensland this year. In the latest incident, a woman was diagnosed with the disease in south-east Queensland yesterday after recently returning from overseas. No further information will be released on the latest woman to test positive.” (Also: Proving Zika link to birth defects poses huge challenge)