Newborn triplets born in Mexico test positive for COVID-19, both parents test negative

Mexican health authorities are trying to figure out how a set of newborn triplets contracted COVID-19 when both parents were negative for the virus.
MEXICO CITY (KABC) -- Mexican health authorities are trying to figure out how a set of newborn triplets contracted COVID-19 when both parents were negative for the virus.

The triplets tested positive only four hours after being born.

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Doctors tell ABC News it's possible the mom had COVID-19 at a previous stage in the pregnancy-- and gave the virus to her babies then.

Experts also say the mother's test could have been a false negative.

Thankfully, all three babies are in stable condition.

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