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Nigeria records 4 Covid-19 births as Patient gives birth to Twins In LUTH

Written by Nneka

A 22-year-old COVID-19 patient has given birth to twins at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).


The patient gave birth to a boy and a girl on Tuesday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 births in the hospital to four.

The hospital confirmed the birth of the twins in a statement posted on its Twitter handle.

It 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 boy and girl.

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

“The mothers are doing well!”.

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