2 women who recently gave birth in critical condition with COVID-19

Two women who recently gave birth are in critical condition after contracting COVID-19.

The women, who are hospitalized at the Beilinson Medical Center in Petah Tikva, have been attached to an extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) machine, which assists their heart and lungs, the hospital says.

Both were hospitalized 10 days ago. Their condition is described as “very serious but stable.”

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