Postmortem to be done on fivemonthold treated for high fever

first_imgA five-month-old boy died on Friday night after falling ill the previous day, police said.According to police, the baby had high fever on Thursday and the parents took him to a private paediatrician who prescribed antipyretics. After seeing no improvement, on Friday the parents contacted the doctor who advised them to continue giving the boy the fever medicine.The baby’s health worsened by 9pm and the parents took him to another private physician who saw that he was unconscious.The doctor tried to resuscitate the baby but to no avail. The parents rushed to Larnaca general hospital where doctors pronounced the boy dead on arrival.A post mortem to determine the exact cause of death is scheduled for Monday.You May LikePopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoSmart Tips DailySeniors With No Life Insurance May Get A $250,000 Policy If They Do ThisSmart Tips DailyUndo Concern over falling tourism numbersUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoCypriot tycoon launches ‘Bank of Cannabis’Undoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more