Introduction: The state of São Paulo has been monitoring cases of microcephaly and pregnant women presenting with acute rash, through CeVeSP. Methods: This was a descriptive study focusing on pregnant women with rash and the outcome of their pregnancy, based on the notifications through the CeVeSP. Results: During 2016, 2,209 cases of pregnant women with rash were reported and investigated. Of these, 36.6% were confirmed. Of the pregnant women who tested positive for ZIKV, 6.4% did not have a favorable outcome. Conclusions: Our results allowed the characterization of pregnant women exposed to ZIKV and the outcome of pregnancy.
Martins, R. S., Fróes, M. H., FróesSaad, L. D. C., Ignácio Junior, S. M., Prado, W. D. A., Figueiredo, E. M., … Katz, G. (2019). The role of pregnant women with rash in the Zika virus sentinel surveillance. Revista Da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical, 52. https://doi.org/10.1590/0037-8682-0351-2018