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WOW! 68-yr-old woman Gives Birth twins at LUTH

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The Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi Araba has just set a record in In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) conception as a 68-year-old woman succesfully delivered a set of twins.

The chairman of the medical advisory council, Wasiu Adeyemo announced this in a statement shared via LUTH’s Twitter page.

Adeyemo said the 68 years old woman got pregnant for the first time with the help of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF).

Adding that she gave birth to the babies on April 14, through an elective caesarean section.

LUTH has successfully delivered a sixty-eight (68) year old primigravida (pregnant for the first time) with twin (a male and a female) gestation (pregnancy) following an IVF conception. She was delivered through an elective caesarean section at 37 weeks gestation on Tuesday, April 14, 2020,”

“The IVF and embryo transfer were done at an outside facility. She was thereafter referred to LUTH at early gestation and managed till term. This is the first in LUTH, Nigerian and Africa! Mother and babies are well.”

GOD is great!


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