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Holding the baby upside down would increase congestion of blood vessels in the head, face area.
So prolonged holding in this position is not advisable.
It may be done for a few seconds to a few minutes.
Sometimes, doctors do it soon after birth to drain secretions from mouth, throat.
There can be risks of other injuries from this unstable position.
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