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Pre-term baby, cyanosed due to respiratory distress, getting a dark skin color. Any relation ?

hi dr, my baby is a pre-term baby when he was born he was cyanosed due to respiratory disress. at birth he was having fair skin tone but now he has become dark colour..whether it is related to his respiratory distress?well spouse n myself fair skin coloured,,,whether there is any way to increase my baby s complexion ...? ilove my baby but family members r teasing due to this...pls help me out..s
Asked On : Fri, 23 Nov 2012
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dear surabhi2512
preterm baby, cyanosed at birth and fair skin tone becoming dark at such short duration- you better consult a pediatrician urgently. hope we are not dealing with some congenital heart disorder.
dermat consultation can be undertaken once the child specialist gives an all clear from his side
dr amit
Answered: Fri, 23 Nov 2012
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