Zika-minded doc warns pregnant patients about southern U.S.

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Zika-minded doc warns pregnant patients about southern U.S.

Summertime weather patterns bring estimates of virus' spread northward

Mindful of projections that the Zika virus will spread into the United States as summer weather patterns emerge, Dr. Kristina Adams Waldorf, a UW Medicine specialist in maternal-fetal care, has advised pregnant patients to reconsider trips to locations such as Texas.

“I feel obligated to discuss travel history and to think about upcoming travel,” said Adams Waldorf.