Frontline workers at the Lagos State University teaching hospital (LUTH) have successfully delivered a 22-year-old COVID-19 patient of twin babies.
The management of the hospital made the disclosure on Tuesday, saying the woman who is the fourth coronavirus patient to have given birth to a baby at the isolation centre, gave birth in the early hours of the day and the baby are doing fine.
The hospital said the babies, a girl and a boy weighed 3.2kg and 3.25kg respectively.
The woman gave birth through Caesarian section.
LUTH delivers fourth (4th) expectant mother (22 year-old) diagnosed with Covid-19 of twins pic.twitter.com/kVMBPJznWM
— LUTH (@LUTHofficial) May 19, 2020