For information on getting infected with Covid-19 In pregnant women at this time, there is no exact information. Whether symptoms And then affecting both the mother and the baby in the womb But for the information currently available, pregnant women who are infected Usually only have mild to moderate flu symptoms But found that the infection May increase the risk of preterm birth or preterm labor.
But the good news is that there is no report of the spread of infection from mother to child through the placenta.
Now ... If you are pregnant, which one? Feeling that you are at risk of infection or that there may be a fever, cough. Suspected symptoms that we are or not.
Advising to consult a doctor who is overseeing But for pregnant women, well being pregnant Without any symptoms. The obstetrician and gynecologist May consider the appointment of antenatal care in a farther way Depending on the symptoms of each mother. And at the discretion of each doctor.
For prevention methods Just like everyone, at the moment there is all the same risk. The key to preventing infectious diseases is
- Eat hot
- Spoon is one's own spoon
- Wash hands frequently
And wearing a surgical mask to prevent infection While being in a location that may be at risk Or whether the place is crowded But if good for pregnant women Surrender at home Would not be the best way to meet people.
Information provided by: Dr. Nicha Tangpobnong
Compiled by: Medisci