Pregnant women with Covid-19 show placenta injury in small study

Pregnant women with Covid-19 show placenta injury in small study

The placentas of 16 pregnant women found to have Covid-19 during routine testing at a Chicago hospital all showed evidence of injury, indicating that women infected with coronavirus may need close monitoring during pregnancy, researchers said on Friday. Fifteen of the women delivered healthy babies, while one miscarried. None of the live babies tested positive for Covid-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus.

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