Clinical analysis of 10 neonates born to mothers with 2019-nCoV pneumonia

Posted On 2020-02-10 09:12:13

Background: The newly identified 2019-nCoV, which appears to have originated in Wuhan, the capitalcity of Hubei province in central China, is spreading rapidly nationwide. A number of cases of neonates born to mothers with 2019-nCoV pneumonia have been recorded. However, the clinical features of these cases have not been reported, and there is no sufficient evidence for the proper prevention and control of 2019-nCoV infections in neonates.

Methods: The clinical features and outcomes of 10 neonates (including 2 twins) born to 9 mothers with confirmed 2019-nCoV infection in 5 hospitals from January 20 to February 5, 2020 were retrospectively analyzed.

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