COVID-19 infection during the third trimester of pregnancy: Current clinical dilemmas.

Published on May 29, 2020in European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology1.868
· DOI :10.1016/J.EJOGRB.2020.05.053
F. Fontanella1
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(Medisch Spectrum Twente),
S. Hannes1
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+ 5 AuthorsJ.H. Baalman1
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