Vertical Transmission: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

First Case of Vertical Transmission of COVID 19 Detected in Pune

Published: July 28, 2020

In a first of its kind case, the Sassoon General Hospital in Pune, Maharashtra, has claimed to have reported a vertical transmission case of COVID 19 infection from a mother to her child through the placenta. Vertical transmission takes place when the baby is in the uterus. If a mother gets infected, the transmission of ..