Brazilian Study Unable to Determine Causal Link Between Zika and Brain Disorders

According to a new study led by neurologist Maria Lucia Brito Ferreira, MD of Restoration Hospital in Recife, Brazil, the Zika virus may be linked to an autoimmune disorder, acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM), that is similar to multiple sclerosis.1 ADEM is an immune mediated inflammatory disorder of the central nervous system that can be triggered by viral or bacterial infections or, more rarely, by vaccinations

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