blue baby

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an infant born with a bluish color

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Exposure to excessive nitrate in drinking water causes serious health problems, including Methemoglobinemia or blue baby syndrome in infants.
Another disease prevalent in the area is the blue baby syndrome. , which can prove fatal if left untreated.
Earlier, Palestinian baby Seraj Abujaraad, who suffered from blue baby syndrome, had also flown out to Turkey after a similar emergency medical evacuation with the co-operation of the Egyptian Government.
High nitrate concentrations in water have been linked to a form of anemia known as "blue baby syndrome," the report said.
Little James was born with a series of heart complications known as "blue baby syndrome".
Nitrates have been linked to sometimes fatal "blue baby syndrome," and some research also implicates them in spontaneous miscarriages and some cancers.
These contaminant levels were established to prevent acute exposure that leads to methemoglobinemia, or "blue baby syndrome," in infants, which can be potentially fatal (Knobeloch et al.