In the past weeks, Covid-19 has swiftly spread throughout New York City. It is important to test all pregnant women for coronavirus and it should be mandatory upon entering the hospital. The obstetrical population gives a unique challenge during this outbreak since these patients have several interactions with health care specialists.
Eventually, most are admitted to the hospital for delivery. There was a case of Covid-19 on March 13, 2020, in an obstetrical patient. The hospital in NYC reported our first experience with Covid-19 in pregnant lady, including two initially asymptomatic women in whom symptoms appeared and who tested positive … Read More