The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 7, pp 582–583 | Cite as

CPAP with Resuscitation Mask in a Neonate with Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate

  • Venkat Reddy Kallem
  • Srinivas Murki
Scientific Letter


Author’s Contribution

VRK: Collection of data and preparation of manuscript; SM: Review of manuscript and will act as guarantor for this paper.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeonatologyFernandez HospitalHyderabadIndia

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