Kosova

Rare case in Kosovo, the baby is born positive with Covid

Rare case in Kosovo, the baby is born positive with Covid

A special case was reported from Kosovo, from Peja. A pregnant mother infected with Covid has given birth to a baby who is also positive for the virus.

The news was given to the media by the head nurse of the hospital Hidajete Krasniqi.

"There was another case when a pregnant mother, infected with COVID-19, gave birth to a child, which was positive for coronavirus. But, that both the mother and the child are in good health." , said Krasniqi.

She added that there were other newborn babies who were infected by the pregnant mother, but both in good health were sent home.

Courses for the general situation states:

"Currently there are 212 patients being treated for coronavirus, of which 188 are on oxygen therapy. There are 169 positive cases, 12 were negative, while 29 are expected to be tested.