[www.inewsguyana.com] – Ten days after she was rushed to the Georgetown Public Hospital from the New Amsterdam Hospital, a pregnant woman died on Wednesday, August 19 in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
A press statement from the GPHC noted that the woman was rushed to the City hospital in an unconscious state after being referred from the New Amsterdam hospital on August 09.
The statement further noted that the woman arrived at the Accident and Emergency Unit of the hospital in an unconscious state and with no foetal heart rate.
She was transferred to the ICU where her condition continued to deteriorate and she subsequently died. A post-mortem examination is to be performed to ascertain her cause of death.
The hospital did not reveal the woman’s identity or her age.