Nine newborns die at Ahmedabad government hospital in a day
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Nine newborns died in one day at the Intensive Care Unit of the Government Civil Hospital in Ahmedabad. Five of these infants had been referred to the Civil Hospital from various other districts in Gujarat while the other four were born at the hospital itself.

As per the medical superintendent of the hospital, the newborns were referred from locations far from Ahmedabad and in a critical condition, which should not have happened. The children suffered from conditions such as severe birth asphyxia, extreme preterm with birth weight 1.1 g (usual 2.5 kg), hyaline membrane disease and septicemia, which made it more complex to treat.

The hospital has denied that the children died due to the absence of doctors as all doctors and nurses were on duty at the 100-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit...

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