Covid-19 Patient Gives Birth To Twins In Lagos:
COVID-19 patient in LUTH Hospital Lagos, gave birth today. Sources stated that the patient gave birth to a boy and a girl on Tuesday, making the total number of COVID-19 births in the hospital to four.
In a statement seen by the Guardian News
on Tuesday, the chairman of LUTH’s Medical Advisory Committee, Prof Wasiu Adeyemo, said the delivery brought to four, the number of expectant mothers that has put to bed at the isolation center.
The Chairman revealed that the mother of the twins is a 22-year-old Covid-19 patient currently receiving treatment at LUTH in Lagos.
“The mother and babies are doing well,” Adeyemo said, adding that the twins – a girl and boy – weighed 3.2kg and 3.25kg respectively were delivered through a Cesarean Section.
“A 33-year-old COVID-19 patient also gave birth at LUTH on May 15 while a 37-year-oldCOVID-19 patient gave birth on May 9. The hospital had also on April 27 successfully delivered a 40-year-old COVID-19 patient of a baby girl -Guardian News
“Once again, we celebrate our committed frontline staff for this achievement,” Adeyemo said.
“We also appreciate the support of the Federal Government, the Lagos State Government, and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.”