Patient : Should a premature baby have a CT Scan? My nephew was born almost 5 weeks premature, he was in the NICU for 7 days and then released almost 2 months later he stopped breathing and was rushed to the hospital where he lived for 8 more days. He had bleeding on his brain which at the time they diagnosed it as Shaken Baby Syndrome until now, the autopsy report was just released and turns out he was born with the bleeding on the brain and could have been drained when he was born possibly saving his life...... Should they have done a CT Scan?
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