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Blood @belly for new born
My daughter is just 2 weeks old. 13th day after birth i noticed blood at my baby 's belly button.. shown to Paediatrics & doctor told it happens due to vitamin-k deficiency & gave Vitamin-k injection.. next day after taking injection also I could notice drop of dried blood to my baby s dress. it's not actually bleeding but my baby s dress will be drops of blood. why is this happening? What r the remedies for this.. otherwise my baby is active.pls suggest solution s
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When did the cord fall? If it's recently fallen, it can be there bleeding from the healing site. It's quite normal... Once it heals, that occasional bleeding stops..
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