Coronavirus during pregnancy : What happens if a pregnant woman gets infected with coronavirus ? What effects the coronavirus could possibly produce on the mother and the baby in particular ?
As the coronavirus pandemic spreads further more, pregnant women get worried about their babies in case they are infected with coronavirus.
So far, no evidence has been found to prove that the coronavirus has direct effect on the baby in case the mother is infected. However it is also known that the metabolism of the mother would inevitably have some consequences regarding the health state of the baby.
The coronavirus can badly disturb the functionality of mother’s metabolism which can have negative impacts on baby’s development in the womb.
No case of coronavirus transmission from the mother to the baby has been reported so far.