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Can a baby die of anoxia if nose and mouth are blocked by meconium?

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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: Probably

However, we know that meconium is itself related to fetal hypoxia (deficient supply of oxygen) so you may be looking at the resiult rather than the cause.

In brief: Probably

However, we know that meconium is itself related to fetal hypoxia (deficient supply of oxygen) so you may be looking at the resiult rather than the cause.
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