An American Nurse identified as Sylvia Leroy who delivered successfully after contracting the novel coronavirus has completely lost her memory after recovery.

The nurse who was 30 weeks pregnant prior to contracting the virus cannot remember being pregnant or delivering her three-month-old daughter.

Sylvia Leroy who was a labour and delivery nurse contracted the virus while on duty and got admitted to hospital during the sixth month of her pregnancy.

Reports indicate that the 35 year old nurse started feeling sick in March and got admitted at the hospital only to find out she had contracted the coronavirus.

Nurse who contracted COVID-19 while pregnant can't recognise her baby

After living off a ventilator for a week, Sylvia was finally taken off the ventilator and her family was hopeful things were finally starting to settle.

However things were to get worse as she suffered a cardiac arrest which denied her brain access to oxygen for four minutes causing her to loose her memory.

Nurse who contracted COVID-19 while pregnant can't recognise her baby

The doctors tried to stabilise her and managed to deliver the medic’s baby through an emergency C-section.

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