Baby Betselot, 20 months old.

By Winifred Pritchett

June 2, 2015

Baby Betselot was born prematurely at a gestational age of 29 weeks on September 6 2013 with an extremely low weight of 700 grams – way below the average healthy weight of 2500g. She was delivered by caesarean section in Teklehaimanot Private Hospital to save her life and her mother’s life who was in critical condition with severe high blood pressure.
Baby Betselot was immediately taken for incubator treatment for 12 days then refereed to Yekatit hospital on 18 September 2013. ©UNICEF Ethiopia/2015/Mersha

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