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Is A Pda Ever Fatal In A Baby
NEC: Necrotizing enterocolitis (nec) in newborns caused by an inflammatory disease characterized by variable damage to the small and large intestines. The mortality rate in nec ranges from 10% to more than 50% in infants who weigh less than 1500 g (about 3 lbs), depending on the severity of disease, compared with a mortality rate of 0-20% in babies who weigh more than 2500 g (5 and 1/2 lbs). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What food should I eat to increase fatal weight at 33 week ? My baby is just 4 pound at 33.2 week?
Fetal weight: Hopefully you mean "fetal" weight, rather than "fatal" weight. And hopefully you're eating a healthy food plan with lean proteins, veggies, fruits, and healthy fats (especially dha, which the baby needs to develop its brain)? Please talk with your ob-gyn about your baby's growth, and your personal food plan. If you need help with eating, s/he can refer you to an individual nutritionist. ...Read more
Not sure why asking: Premature infant can have complications-most of which do not lead to death. Death from prematurity is now becoming very rare. Survival is inversely proportional to gestational age. Most deaths from prematurity are at less than 28 wks. The real at risk group is 23-25 wks gestation. ...Read more
Can18 months baby eats honey,friend told me that honey may cause fatal botulism before 24 months,safe after 1 or 2 years?
Why is sirenomelia (mermaid syndrome) fatal? Virtually all babies born with it die within hours of birth. Why is this?
Healthy 19yo. Never had headaches but now get the frequently. Is it likely that it is something fatal? I had a baby 5 months ago.
At what age is exposure to hsv-1 (cold sores) no longer extremely dangerous to babies? When does it become just a cold sore and not a fatal disease?
First exposure only: The first exposure is usually the one that is most dangerous because the immune system is still developing and may not handle the infection very well. That being said the age of when exposure to newborns is the least dangerous is usually when the immune system has had time to develop properly and can vary. By age 3 to 4 the initial outbreak is not likely to be as bad. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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