He reportedly stated that pediatricians were doing all that needs to be done to help the baby.
As for the mother, who was confirmed as being infected with the Zika virus, Deyalsingh said she was discharged from the private
institution (Gulf View Medical Centre) last week.
Blood and tissue samples have since been taken from the baby, Deyalsingh said, which were sent to the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) for testing.
registers approximately 12 cases of microcephaly annually due to a variety of genetic factors.