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My 9 months baby's lips is changing colour from pink to

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My 9 months baby's...

My 9 months baby's lips is changing colour from pink to black

Doctor's Assistant: How have your child's checkups gone? Is your child progressing steadily in height and weight?

Yes his weight is progressing staedily

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in the child's medical history you think the doctor should know?

He had jaundice when born

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Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you. I am a board certified consultant with over 30 years of experience.

I understand your concern.

Black lips are a sign of cyanosis, which is caused by a lack of oxygen in the blood or a lack of blood circulation. He should be further checked at emergency room to rule out any heart disease, pneumonia, asthma.

Echocardiography and chest X_Ray may be done as well.

Let me know if you have any further query so we can discuss it thoroughly in every aspect.

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