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这意味着,在自寨卡爆发以来受其传染的150多万人中,育龄妇女的后果令人担心,特别是已经怀孕的妇女。2016—2017年间,共有11,059 例寨卡病例为孕妇,她们的婴儿因此出现了10,867例小头症和其他中枢神经系统先天畸形。在这些婴儿中,有百分之六十五的母亲是穷人或有色人种,生活在巴西东北部。

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