Infants born to mothers with COVID-19 appear healthy

Results are in for a handful of babies born in China to infected mothers

Infants born to mothers with COVID-19 appear to be healthy with no clinical evidence of the disease, according to a case series from Wuhan, China.

Chinese newborn baby

Writing in Frontiers in Pediatrics, Dr Liu Yalan and colleagues from Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan, describe the clinical course of four full-term infants born to pregnant women with COVID-19 infection during the third trimester.

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