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A baby was saved after suffering from severe dehydration & electrolyte disturbance


A 1 year baby girl weighting 4kg was admitted in the PICU at AGH Dammam under Dr. Talal Mahmoud (Consultant neonatologist & intensive care). She was suffering from severe dehydration and electrolyte disturbance. knowing that Patients with critical condition needs urgent hydration and electrolyte correction, The Doctors faced a great obstacle to save her as she had a difficult cannulation and blood sampling.

Dr. Mohammed Abusidera - Consultant Interventional radiology was called urgently for CVL insertion, And the baby was shifted to the cathlab for CV Line insertion. 

After the CV Line insertion, the pediatric team got the access to manage the patient and give high standard care to the baby girl.

Dr. Talal Mahmoud (Consultant neonatologist & intensive care) and  Dr. Mohammed Abusidera expressed their pleasure in saving the baby's life and hopes she leads a healthy and happy life.