The Lagos University Teaching Hospital LUTH, has successfully delivered a sixty-eight-year-old of a twin (a girl and a boy).
Prof WL Adeyemo the CMAC of LUTH, made this known in a statement on Sunday.
According to the statement, this is the first time in LUTH, Nigeria, and Africa.
It read: “LUTH has successfully delivered a sixty-eight-year-old primigravida (pregnant for the first time) with twin (a male and a female) gestation (Pregnancy) following an IVF conception. She was delivered through an elective caesarean section at 37 weeks gestation on Tuesday 14th April, 2020.
“The IVF & embryo transfer were done at an outside facility. She was thereafter referred to LUTH at early gestation and subsequently managed till term.
“This is the first in Luth, Nigeria and Africa. Mother and babies are well”