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Is neonatal pneumonia a cause of enlargemnt of the heart in neonates?

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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Neonatal pneumonia

No! neonatal pneumonia does not cause cardiac consequences in new born, with no congenital cardiac condition.
Sometimes chest x ray shows 'large' cardia silhouette, because of the position of the newborn while taking x ray.

In brief: Neonatal pneumonia

No! neonatal pneumonia does not cause cardiac consequences in new born, with no congenital cardiac condition.
Sometimes chest x ray shows 'large' cardia silhouette, because of the position of the newborn while taking x ray.
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