Advise the caretaker to return immediately if the young infant has any of these signs:
  • Breastfeeding poorly
  • Reduced activity
  • Becomes sicker
  • Develops a fever
  • Feels unusually cold
  • Fast breathing
  • Difficult breathing
  • Palms and soles appear yellow

From: ASSESS, CLASSIFY, AND TREAT THE SICK YOUNG INFANT AGED UP TO 2 MONTHS

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