The health condition of twins born under 28 weeks of gestation is norma Seema Basnet of Morang Sunvarshi Municipality, who was admitted to the Golden Hospital in Biratnagar on December 6 due to severe pain, gave birth to a low birth weight twin.
The twins, who were born prematurely underweight, have returned home in good health after the tireless efforts of a doctor and the good care of a hospital.
“Basnet gave birth to twins in a normal way. Both babies weighed abnormally. One weighed 900 grams and the other 700 grams. It is very challenging to save a child in such a condition, ”said Dr. Satish Yadav, a pediatrician.
He said that the first child weighed 900 grams per 100 grams and after he started drinking milk with his own mouth, he was sent home with his mother after 10 days. Another pediatrician weighing 700 grams is being treated by the hospital in an intensive care unit, said Dr. Yadav, a pediatrician involved in the child’s treatment.
He said, “The child had respiratory, heart, and kidney problems but the child recovered completely while undergoing treatment. The baby now weighs 900 grams and is healthy, so I recommend sending him home today. ”
He said that the services and facilities like the hospital may not be available at home but as both the child and the mother are healthy, there will be no problem. He informed at a press conference held at the hospital today that it was suggested to come to the hospital immediately if any problem is seen.
“The hospital has spent Rs 650,000 for the delivery of Basnet and out of that she has borne only Rs 300,000,” said Sadananda Mandal, a member of the hospital’s board of directors. He informed that the hospital is preparing to hand over the child’s grandmother Mira Basnet. Grandmother Basnet thanked the hospital for her tireless efforts in giving life to both the premature baby and the mother.
According to the hospital administration, people in the area are very comfortable and comfortable as a dialysis of the kidney was done for the first time in the hospital and now it is being done till neurosurgery.