A baby born in corona virus ravaged Wuhan province in China has now been diagnosed with the disease, indicated the virus could be passed on from mother to child.
As The Daily Mail reports:
A Chinese baby born to a Wuhan coronavirus patient has been diagnosed with the deadly disease 30 hours after being delivered.
Doctors in China are now fearing that the infection could be passed from mothers to their babies in the womb.
The news came after experts claimed that the virus might also be spread by faeces.
The infected child, whose gender has not been revealed, was born in Wuhan on Sunday. Its mother had been confirmed to have the coronavirus before going into labour.
The virus has continued its rapid spread in recent weeks and shows no signs of stopping anytime soon.