West Nile mosquitoes spotted in 3 Vegas Valley zip codes

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“( AP FILE )” border=” 0 “width=” 180″/ >( AP FILE). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. A minimum of 3 zip codes in the Las Vegas Valley had mosquitoes that checked favorable for West Nile, inning accordance with Southern Nevada Health District.

On Wednesday, SNHD identified the zip codes of 89011, 89110, and 89146 as areas for the West Nile-positive mosquitoes.

The positive tests come after the health district divulged this month that mosquitoes related to the spread of Zika were spotted in North Las Vegas.

So far in 2017, there was one human case of West Nile and one travel-related Zika virus case

. In 2015, SNHD reported 22 cases of Zika among Clark County residents.

Inning accordance with health officials, the infection, which mosquitoes acquire by feeding on infected birds, carry moderate symptoms of fever, headache, body pains, queasiness, throwing up and often inflamed lymph glands or skin rashes of the chest, stomach, and back. On celebration, individuals impacted by the infection program no signs at all.

SNHD prompted individuals to use insect repellent and rid of sources of standing water in order to avoid contraction and mosquito breeding.

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