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About

Every neonate is diligently checked at birth for complications which is followed by a complete physical checkup.
Newborns will lose weight in the days following delivery, its nothing to worry about. [3]

-- 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 0 Predominant; 1 and above 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 neonate has apnea or heart rate < 100 provide positive pressure ventilation

Medication:
1) If the neonate 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 rush to the intensive care unit.

Specialists:
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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. Zahid Ul Kareem

Dr. Zahid Ul Kareem

MBBS, MRCPCH, FISCCM, DCH, FCPS

18+ years exp

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Ankura Hospital for Women & Children

Hyderabad

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