Coronavirus patient delivers twins in LUTH


A COVID-19 patient, 22 years of age on Tuesday gave birth to twins at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).

The CMAC of LUTH in a tweet indicated that coronavirus carrier was delivered of a boy and a girl by a team of LUTH doctors, anesthetics and nurses. This was said to fourth COVID-19 births in the hospital.

The tweet read, “A team of LUTH doctors, anesthetics and nurses today Tuesday, May 19, 2020, delivered the fourth expectant mother (22-year-old) with COVID-19 of twins; a girl and a boy.

“Birthweight 3.2kg and 3.25kg respectively through a cesarean section.

“The mother and babies are doing well!”.

See tweet below: LUTH delivers fourth (4th) expectant mother (22 year-old) diagnosed with Covid-19 of twins

— LUTH (@LUTHofficial) May 19, 2020