21 confirmed Zika virus cases reported in Florida
Health officials say 1 additional case reported in Broward
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – An additional case of Zika virus was reported in Florida on Monday, bringing the total number of cases to 21, according to the Florida Department of Health.
One more confirmed case of Zika was reported in Broward County on Monday. All cases are travel-related and have not been locally acquired, officials said.
The following counties have confirmed Zika virus cases:
- Hillsborough: 3 cases
- Miami-Dade: 7 cases
- Lee: 3 cases
- Santa Rosa: 1 case
- Broward: 4 cases
- St. Johns: 1 case
- Osceola: 1 case
- Alachua: 1 case
Officials also said none of the confirmed Zika cases involved pregnant women.
A Zika Virus Information Hotline was also started last week for Florida residents and visitors. The number for the Zika Virus Information Hotline is 855-622-6735.
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