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Transient tachypnea of the newborn
Transient tachypnea of the newborn, also known as retained fetal fluid or wet lung disease, presents in the neonate as tachypnea for the first few hours of life, lasting up to one day. The tachypnea usually resolves within 48 hours. Epidemiology Transient tachypnea is one of the commonest cau...