#Flash: COVID Association With Preterm Birth
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According to a large study published in Lancet Regional Health - America’s, pregnant women who contract COVID-19 have a higher risk of having a very preterm birth, as well as any preterm birth. There is a 60% higher risk of very premature birth which occurs at less than 32 weeks of gestation, for people infected with COVID-19 at some point in their pregnancy. While the risk of giving birth at less than 37 weeks was 40% higher in those with infection.

For more details please read here: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanam/article/PIIS2667-193X(21)00019-3/fulltext
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