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My friend had twin babies three days a go and they born too

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My friend had twin babies three days a go and they born too early, 8 months only, I notice that one of the baby have a red face and yellow spots in the neck and I can feel that he's struggle to breathe can you please help me to understand what is.
many thanks
Lou
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 6 months ago.

Greetings,

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. Su S. and I will try my best to help you.
I am sorry for his symptoms.

Yellow coloration of the body can be from neonatal jaundice, but it does not appear as spot.

Red face is common in newborn.

Premature baby can develop respiratory distress.

Struggling to breath needs urgent evaluation.

Your friend should call doctor or take him to emergency.

I hope this information will be helpful.
If you have any query, please feel free to ask.
If you are happy with my answer please click on the Excellent/Good rating.
Wish him healthy life.
Regards.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
It's great to have a professional online,yes I am happy with the answers and I can rate 10
Expert:  Dr. Su S. replied 6 months ago.

You are always welcome.
If you are pleased, kindly click on the 5 star rating so that I can get paid for my effort to help you.
Warm Regards.