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Blood infections in newborn babies

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Newborn vomiting blood. Dangerous?

Worried grandad: was with my daughter /son in law and 4 day old baby (m). Baby was just breast feeding and vomited up two 'lumps' of blood. Cried loudly afterwards. D and s-i-l have just gone off ...
 

Blood in urine of newborn baby at the end of urination. Normal?

Seeing small amount of blood in urine of my new born baby (7days old). what could be wrong here? is it normal? The blood comes only at the end while urinating. ...
 

Umbilical cord blood TSH test done for newborn baby. Is it normal?

hi i have newborn baby girl on 25 aug2012 umbilical cord blood TSH test done. result found 22.95microiu/dl .after 4 day my doctor say again for test result was t3-199ug/dl ,t4 19.3 ug/dl and TSH 18 ...
 

Is shingles infection contagious?

I think I have shingles and im visiting a newborn. Is it contagious to the baby if i have no contact? ...
 

Suggest a vaccination chart for newborn baby

My baby was given Taxim 250 mg inj - 3 Nos. One immediate after birth , Second inj on the second day and third inj on the third day. As on today my baby has not given any vaccines like BCG , oral ...
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Suggest treatment for jaundice for a newborn

hi Dr. my 2 days newborn baby suffering from jundice of level 10.2gm/l ,baby is B+ve blood group ... the doctor(child specialist) to day and he said come after 2 days to check blood group ... ...
 

Suggest treatment for hyperbilirubinemia in newborn baby

My daughter is 10 days old. on 3rd day docs said she has hyperbilirubinemia and on blood test found ... native, she recommended not to have those kind of medicines for Neonatal baby for 15-20 days unless ...
 

How are newborns tested for weed?

she is worried that the baby will sho positive for drugs and be taken away. How do they normallu test newborns? Through hair or umbilical cord blood?and how long will the druga show up in those places? ...
 

Newborn on flicloxacillin for skin infection. Is this medication safe?

Hi my 3 weeks old baby is on flucloxacillin 125mg/5ml for skin infection.Doctor prescribed to take ... as described in leflet for babies yonger then 2 years old.Have I done the right think ,aspecial as I m alergic ...
 

Can coxsackie infection be transmitted to newborn?

. Eight days ago my daughter visited her sister and her newborn baby for the weekend. Is there any chance that this virus could have been passed to the newborn? ...
 

Dosage of colimax for newborn baby?

colimax drops how frequently, for maximum how many days to be given to newborn for colic . & when the cycle can be rpted ? One of our known baby was given three times a day x 6 tmhs routinely in 1st 8 mths ...
 

What causes D-cells in the newborn?

My friend s daughter just had a baby, and her labor was over 36 hours because of the baby s heart ... rate. When the baby was born, the cord was wrapped around his neck, he had to have a testicle removed ...
 

How to treat reddish purple fingertip of newborn?

My baby was born with her finger tip being redish purple i ask her doctor he said it looked like a blood blister from being pinched during birth but she isa1 month old now and if anything its gotten ...
 

What are the effects of spleen not functioning in newborn?

with an enlarged liver. but liver function level are WNL. Spleen was not functioning. has had 2 units of blood, but platelet count is still low. She also had low blood sugar, bvut it is now WNL also. How dangerous ...
 

What causes fluctuating WBC count in a newborn?

My grandchild is 3 days old when they did a blood test on him the same day he was born they said .... They put him immediately on an antibiotic. Yesterday they said his blood count is perfect but where his ...
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Does secondhand marijuana smoke show in a newborn baby's system?
It can show up with blood tests.
 
Hi my newborn baby was positive on galactocemia on her newborn screen. But thn v went to hospital to see genetic dr n they took blood to conferem galactcemia.
Eliminate galactose completely and withhold breast feeding, follow your doctor's advice, wait for the results.
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