Omaha woman is state's first pregnant Zika patient

Published: April 11, 2017

It is the first case in Nebraska. An Omaha woman is pregnant and infected with Zika.

Evelyn Suastegui has a team of doctors guiding her through her high risk pregnancy at Methodist Women's Hospital.

She is the first person in Nebraska to be pregnant while being infected with the Zika virus.

"It was frightening saying I'm the first one to experience it, but so far, I've had good news," Evelyn said.

WOWT's Malorie Maddox shares her story: Omaha Woman Pregnant and infected with Zika virus

Omaha World-Herald's Julie Anderson filed this report: Omaha-area resident is state's first pregnant Zika patient

KETV's Camilia Orti spoke with Dr. Satpathy: Omaha mom-to-be has Zika, Nebraska's first case.