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Each newborn baby is carefully checked at birth for signs of problems or complications. A complete physical assessment will be performed that includes every body system.
Its normal for newborns to lose weight in the first few days after delivery. [4]
-- Lab tests or imaging often required
-- Treatable by a medical professional
Assessment may include Apgar scoring, checking the vital signs (breathing rate and temperature), general appearance, face, mouth, lungs, etc. Gestational assessment and neuromuscular maturity should also be checked.
Ages affected - newborns: Predominant; 1+ years: Very rare

Symptoms

Self-diagnosable:
Malignant symptoms include grunting breathing, turning blue or pale, any skin rashes, etc., all of which are reasons to rush to the child specialist.

People may experience:
Fever - body temperature unusually hot or cold
Bleeding - from the nose
Loss of appetite - refusing feeds or vomiting up feeds

Treatment

Self-care:
If the newborn baby has apnea or heart rate <100, provide positive pressure ventilation.

Medications:
1) If the newborn is breathing with heart rate >100 but is cyanotic, give supplemental oxygen and then provide positive pressure ventilation.
2) If 30 seconds of ventilation followed by 30 seconds of compressions doesnt work, immediately consult a surgeon.

Specialists:
Paediatricians and physicians at mfine are who you should be consulted for the wellbeing of your baby. Reach out to us at www.mfine.co.

Pediatrician

Dr. Gurmeet Soni Bhalla

Dr. Gurmeet Soni Bhalla

MBBS, DNB ( Pediatric ), Fellow in Allergy and Clinical immunology

23+ years exp

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Century Hospital

Hyderabad

Pediatrician

Dr. Raktima Chakrabarti

Dr. Raktima Chakrabarti

MD- Pediatrics

22+ years exp

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Cloudnine Clinic

Gurugram

Pediatrician

Dr. Eash Hoskote

Dr. Eash Hoskote

DNB - Paediatrics,Diploma in Child Health (DCH),(Boston, USA), MBBS

21 years exp

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Ovum Hospital, Banashankari

Bangalore

Pediatrician

Dr. Meena Venkatraman

Dr. Meena Venkatraman

MBBS, MD (Pediatrics)

20+ years exp

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Cloudnine Hospital, Old Airport Road

Bangalore

Pediatrician

Dr. Rupesh Kulwal

Dr. Rupesh Kulwal

MBBS, DCH, FCPS, MD

19+ years exp

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Shree Hospital

Pune

Pediatrician

Dr. K.K.Durga Prasad

Dr. K.K.Durga Prasad

MBBS, DNB (Pediatrics)

18+ years exp

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Ankura Hospital for Women & Children

Hyderabad

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