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Chinese woman delivers baby boy inside hospital lift in viral footage

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Sep 28, 2017, 5:14 pm IST
Updated : Sep 28, 2017, 5:14 pm IST

The medical staff helped her deliver a baby boy while the lift operator cleared the elevator.

The woman was carried to a bed while the umbilical cord was still attached (Photo: YouTube)
 The woman was carried to a bed while the umbilical cord was still attached (Photo: YouTube)

Giving birth to a child is a very crucial and demanding experience for a lot of people, and it’s also a challenge for doctors tasked with ensuring that everything happens safely. Sometimes doctors and patients may find themselves in unexpected situations, and quick thinking is often known to avert any mishap.

In a dramatic clip going viral in China, a woman delivered a baby in a hospital lift just minutes before she reached the delivery room. The lift operator said that the woman looked like she was in a lot of pain while entering the elevator.

 

The operator cleared the lift and kept other people out so that medical staff could help the mother deliver. Nurse Lin Jun was present in the lift to help the woman give birth to a baby boy inside the life.

The woman was then carried by the staff to the bed while the umbilical cord was attached. The baby is known to be healthy and stable as netizens expressed relief at the outcome

Tags: viral story, delivery, lift