Pregnant COVID-19 Patient Gives Birth To Twins In LUTH
Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) has announced that a 22-year-old COVID-19 patient has been delivered of a set of twins.
LUTH confirmed the birth of the twins via its twitter handle @LUTHofficial on Tuesday, bringing the number of COVID-19 births in the hospital to four.
“A team of LUTH doctors, anaesthetics and nurses today Tuesday, May 19, 2020, delivered the fourth expectant mother (22-year-old) with COVID-19 of twins a boy and girl.
“Birthweight 3.2kg and 3.25kg respectively through a cesarean section.
“The mothers are doing well!”
“Once again, we celebrate our committed frontline staff for this achievement.
“We also appreciate the support of the Federal Government, the Lagos State Government, and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.”