A mother who was contaminated with coronavirus has died whereas going by means of labour, it has emerged.
The sufferer died on the Whittington Hospital, in Archway, North London, following the provision of the kid, who has survived.
It isn’t recognized if the girl had any underlying nicely being factors, and an investigation into her dying has been launched by the coroner.
Hospital workers had been talked about to be totally shocked and ‘in tears’ following the dying.
A woman contaminated with coronavirus died on the Whittington Hospital, in Archway, North London, following the provision of her baby, who has survived
A provide suggested The Sun: ‘Amid the entire trauma being seen all through maxed-out hospital wards by our NHS heroes, this tragedy has fully poleaxed workers.
‘There’s a massive sense of disbelief on the unfairness of this devastating dying.
‘Senior hospital workers had been in tears. The solely consolation is that the kid survived the mum’s dying.
It isn’t recognized if the girl had any underlying nicely being factors, and an investigation into her dying has been launched by the coroner
The woman’s family have been left ‘devastated’ by her passing. Her baby is believed to be doing okay, and isn’t thought to have examined constructive for the bug.
Whittington Well being NHS Belief talked about: ‘This case has been referred to the coroner to seek out out the explanation for dying.’
The saddening data comes after a brand new baby baby in England turned the world’s youngest affected particular person to test constructive for coronavirus.
Hospital workers had been talked about to be totally shocked and ‘in tears’ following the dying
The kid’s mother was rushed to hospital in March with suspected pneumonia however her constructive end result was solely recognized after the supply.
The pair are being dealt with at separate hospitals as a result of the mother’s scenario is understood to be worse than the kid’s.
The brand new baby is being dealt with at North Middlesex Hospital the place that they had been born, whereas the mother was moved to a specialist infections hospital.
A brand new baby baby in England has transform the world’s youngest affected particular person to test constructive for coronavirus (stock image)
The kid is being dealt with at North Middlesex Hospital the place it was born, and the mother has been moved to a specialist infections hospital
After medical medical doctors realized of the mother’s constructive end result, the kid was examined in a short time after its arrival, in accordance with The Sun.
Medical doctors attempt to decide how the brand new baby contracted the virus, each by means of the womb or throughout supply.
A provide talked about: ‘Employees concerned with every victims have been prompt to self-isolate.
‘Well being officers are urgently in search of out the circumstances behind their infections.’