Age: 10 Days, Male
HAC Fund: Rs.1,00,000/-
Clinical History: B/o Navya a 10 days old male baby, Baby was born at term with birth weight of 2.90kg. Baby developed respiratory distress soon after birth for which started on CPAP support, IV fluids and IV antibiotics. In view of persistent respirtory distress baby was intubated and ventilated. Baby also had hypotension for which started on inotropic support. In view of persistent respiratory distress, Baby was connected to mechanical ventilator and started on IV fluids, IV antibiotics and inotropic support. He was extubated after 24 hours, but re-intubated after 3 days due to persistent respiratory distress on CPAP. Baby also had failed extubation twice and was continued on mechanical Ventilator. Septic screening was negative. He was also started on frequent nebulizations. At present baby is on mechanical ventilator, in view of the above symptoms, baby still needs further NICU care for another 7-10 days.