COVID Positive patient with comorbidities delivers healthy baby after rare surgery at DH Bandipora

DC Bandipora congratulated the team; both mother, baby in good health

Bandipora, May 07 (KNS): A team of doctors at District Hospital Bandipora successfully performed a complicated surgery of a corona-virus positive pregnant lady with comorbidities who delivered a healthy baby after the surgery.

Consultant Gynecologist Dr Fancy Bulbul said the Covid Positive patient was having Cephalo-Pelvic Disproportion (CPD) and Pregnancy Induced Hypertension besides being infected with coronavirus. She said it was a rare and challenging case at the District Hospital Bandipora that has been designated at COVID Level-III Hospital.

The patient delivered a healthy baby by way of a Lower segment cesarean section and was isolated from the mother soon after the delivery. Both mother, as well as baby, are in good health, doctors said.

The patient was operated by a team of doctors consisting of Dr Fancy Bulbul, Dr Ishfaq Ahmad, Dr Tariq, Dr Shubaiza under the overall supervision of Dr Medical Superintendent, Bashir Ahmad in presence of Chief Medical Officer Bandipora Dr BA Khan who himself monitored the procedure. The team was assisted by Amjad Ali, Haroon Ahmad, Nasreena and other operation theatre staff.

“This is the first surgery of its kind complicated surgery performed on the COVID positive pregnant lady,” Chief Medical Officer Bandipora Dr BA Khan said adding that this was the first such rare surgery conducted at DH Bandipora after it was designated at COVID-Level-III Hospital.

Meanwhile, Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Dr Owais Ahmad congratulated the team of doctors for conducting this rare surgery at the hospital.(KNS)

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