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Woman with coronavirus gives birth at Makarios Hospital

A second woman with coronavirus has given birth at Makarios Hospital and both mother and baby are doing well, Phileleftheros reports.

It said that this is the second time that Makarios Hospital had activated protocols and proceeded with a C-section on a woman who had tested positive for coronavirus.

The baby boy was born on Sunday. The woman was referred to Makarios Hospital from her private clinic because she had tested positive for coronavirus.

Both mother and baby are doing well but have been separated in line with protocols. The baby has tested negative for coronavirus and new tests will be carried out on the mother in a few days.

Agathoclis Christofides, head of the gynaecological clinic at the hospital told Phileleftheros that this was the second birth to a coronavirus-positive mother at the hospital.

 

Woman with Covid-19 gives birth to healthy baby (updated)

 

 

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