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404. Subdural Hematoma
A subdural hematoma can cause pressure on a specific area of the cerebral tissue. Especially if the
infant is actively bleeding, such pressure can cause changes in the stimuli responses in the extremities on the opposite side of the
body. Option 1 is incorrect because contractures would not occur this soon after delivery. Options 3 and 4 are incorrect. An
infant, after delivery, normally would be incontinent of urine. Blood in the urine would indicate abdominal trauma and would not
be a result of the hematoma.
405. Dental Care
The practice of coating pacifiers with honey or using commercially available hard-candy pacifiers is
discouraged. Besides being cariogenic, honey also may cause botulism, and broken-off pieces of the candy pacifier may be
aspirated. Additionally, sweet milk or other fluids such as juice in a bottle taken at naptime or bedtime will bathe the teeth,
producing caries. Fluoride, an essential mineral...
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