The Effects of COVID-19 from Fertilization until Birth: A Literature Review

Seyedeh Nasim Mirbahari, Rahim Ahmadi, Reproductive Biomedicine Research Center, Royan Institute for Reproductive Biomedicine, ACECR, Tehran, Iran, Avicenna International College, Budapest, Hungary
2020 Preventive Care in Nursing and Midwifery Journal  
Due to the presence of the main receptor of SARS-CoV-2 (ACE2) in the male and female reproductive systems, infertility and viral damage during pregnancy are possible, in addition to premature birth, abnormal birth, and even maternal death.
doi:10.52547/pcnm.10.3.22 fatcat:qkwcltrm7ranhjar2h2e3o3kgi