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What is birth asphyxia? Anoxia? Hypoxia?

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All 3 terms refer to a decrease in the amount of oxygen the baby receives during the birthing process.
If severe, it could have an effect on the child's brain.

In brief: See below

All 3 terms refer to a decrease in the amount of oxygen the baby receives during the birthing process.
If severe, it could have an effect on the child's brain.
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