Abstract

We detected SARS-CoV-2 RNA in multiple breastmilk samples that were collected and tested after the first lactation from a woman with a laboratory-confirmed Covid-19 diagnosis. We showed the potentiality of mother-to-child transmission by extra-respiratory routes. Thus, we believe that SARS-CoV-2 testing of breastmilk samples should became a common practice to prevent neonatal infections
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)N/A-N/A
JournalClinical Microbiology and Infection
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Keywords

  • SARS-CoV-2

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