The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has announced the successful delivery of a baby girl by a 40-year-old coronavirus patient.
Reporting the news on their Twitter handle, the baby girl who was delivered by a team of doctors comprising anaesthetists and nurses, weighed 3.3kg and is said to be in good health.
The tweet read;
“A team of LUTH Drs, anaesthetists and nurses delivered a woman with COVID-19 of a baby girl this afternoon. 40yr old mother and 3.3kg baby are doing fine. Our gratitude goes to these gallant men & women & all warriors making the nation proud in the face of this scourge.”
A team of LUTH Drs, anaesthetists & nurses delivered a woman with Covid19 of a baby girl this afternoon
40yr old mother & 3.3kg baby are doing fine
— LUTH (@LUTHofficial) April 27, 2020