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The Lviv Perinatal Center used to deliver a boy weighing less than a kilogram

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar Jun10,2024

A boy weighing less than a kilogram was discharged from the Lviv Perinatal Center

Maxim was born with a body weight of 960 grams/Lviv Perinatal Center

Maxim was born with a body weight of 960 grams and a height of 36 centimeters. A boy was discharged from the Lviv Regional Clinical Perinatal Center.

The boy's condition was described as serious. In particular, the baby spent 60 days in the hospital. This was reported in the Lviv Perinatal Center.

The boy's mother had been in the hospital since the 25th week, doctors were doing everything to prolong the pregnancy. However, at the 28th week, according to urgent indications, the woman underwent a cesarean section.

In the operating room, doctors performed resuscitation measures to stabilize the child's condition. From the operating room, the baby was urgently hospitalized in the conditions of a transport incubator with a thermal chain, providing mechanical ventilation of the lungs, to the department of anesthesiology and intensive care of newborns, the doctors explained.

A boy weighing less than a kilogram was discharged from the Lviv Perinatal Center

Maksym's mother/Lviv Perinatal Center

The boy was connected to a ventilator. The dynamics of the child's condition were monitored by related specialists: a pediatric neurologist, an ophthalmologist, and a rehabilitation specialist.

The baby first received donor milk, but after a few days, mother's milk. By the way, the child's mother herself became a donor to our breast milk bank, the hospital said.

On the 45th day, Maksym was transferred to stay with his mother. And on the 60th, he was discharged home with a body weight of 2,300 grams and a height of 40 centimeters. In the future, the boy will be monitored by a pediatrician.

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my natasha@thetimeshub.in 1-800-268-7116

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