Medical employees push a affected person on a gurney to a ready medical helicopter. SEBASTIEN BOZON / AFP
A lady who examined optimistic for coronavirus gave delivery to a wholesome child at an Athens hospital, Greek media reported on Thursday.
The 24-year-old girl and her associate had each examined optimistic earlier than the supply on Wednesday, however the first take a look at on the infant got here again destructive for COVID-19.
“The virus is not transmitted by the placenta,” the director of maternity at Attikon Hospital advised Greek nationwide broadcaster ERT.
The hospital had ready for the delivery by putting in a confined space within the ward and the docs all wore three pairs of gloves, protecting glasses and masks to carry out the caesarean part.
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“It was a unique experience,” an obstetrician advised ERT.
The mom should stay in isolation for the subsequent 14 days and can solely have the ability to maintain her child on the finish of that interval.