Age: 25 Days, Female
HAC Funded: 1,00,000/-
Baby of Krishnaveni I is a 25 day old baby girl was born as preterm (29 weeks) with birth weight of 1kg on 21.08.2017. Baby was diagnosed as Preterm (29 weeks), RDS / HMD, Suspected Sepsis, apnea of prematurity and Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia. Baby was treated with mechanical ventilator, surfactant for lung improvement, IV fluids, IV antibiotics, IV Caffeine, phototherapy and total parenteral nutrition. Initial chest X-ray suggestive of ?eventration of diaphragm or ?Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. As baby was CPAP dependant, opinion of pediatric surgeon was taken who advised Laparotomy and surgical correction. Diaphramatic hernia repair was done on 18.09.2017.
Baby of Krishnaveni Twin 1 is saved at a cost of 1,00,000/-