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"Our baby was born at 36week plus 1 day, weight was 1590gr. height 43sm.He suffer from massive pulmonary haemorrhage.2 times was intubated.Now is under oxygen tent.His heart, kidneys and liver are fine.Why the baby have swelling and low protein.He was born 13 days ago.

Its an extremely critical and fragile issue… at this age and condition any issues can crop up and can be life threatening in short span…
Swelling and low protein is related to prolonged hospitalisation and iv fluids… pulmonary bleed has no specific therapy and having other organs normal doesnot matter as all else can get affected with a fresh bleed that even may not be seen…
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