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Case Study: Evidence of first nimesulide-induced hepato-renal toxicity in an Indian child

By: Dr. Gaurav Gupta
This is the first evidence of nimesulide toxicity in an Indian child as reported by Dr. Gaurav Gupta, working in collaboration with the National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER)….

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Risk of jaundice in late preterm infants requires post-discharge monitoring

Because untreated newborn jaundice can lead to kernicterus, which can cause brain damage and death, it’s important to monitor at-risk newborns until the danger has passed. Researchers at Fernandez Hospital in Hyderabad, India, studied the incidence and the course of hyperbilirubinemia in late preterm infants (34 weeks to 36 weeks,… 

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