Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Piper | 2010/11/26

Q.

Black lips

Hi. My 10 day old daughter''s lips turned black. My Mom says it''s normal. Is it? I''m worried about her.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is not normal and you are correct. Sometimes this is due to a problem with the gland on the top of the kidney called the adrenal gland.Please ask your paediatrician or nearest paediatric academic hospital to see her.

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