Last updated on: March 11th, 2024

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Disorders of the newborn 1

A 4-week-old male infant is brought to the pediatrician's office for a routine check-up. On examination, the infant appears lethargic and has a large, protruding abdomen. The child's pulse is bradycardic and his skin appears pale and cool to the touch. The child has poor muscle tone and his reflexes are sluggish. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?

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