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Posted On : 11/21/2017 11:00:09 PM
is only fever in first few days after birth could be consider as a criteria for septic screening
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Expert Answer :
FEVER is generally NOT the usual sign of sepsis in the first few days after birth. Babies generally are off colour, sometimes hypothermic, refusal of feeds are other common signs of sepsis along with PROM and other high risk factors for sepsis.
Answer Discussion :
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Sam Makady
yessss
21 Days ago
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Rehmat khan
yesss
21 Days ago
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Victor barrios
yes it is a risk factor
22 Days ago
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Cabdiqaadir Mohamed
Yes you can consider for sepsis and also u check out all the prenatal infections until approved otherwise
24 Days ago
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Benjamin antwi
yes it is considered enough reason for a screen.
24 Days ago
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