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Abdominal swelling in newborn: Abdominal swelling in newborn is a condition in which a newborn has a bloated or enlarged abdomen. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Abdominal swelling in newborn, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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