A well appearing, 3 month old afebrile infant is brought to the ED by his parents. The mother states that the child turned blue for a few seconds. Which one of the following is not a likely diagnosis?
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An infant who is well appearing is unlikely to be septic.
Normal respiratory rate for for an infant is approximately 30-60 breaths/minute.
Normal heart rates for infants age 1-12 months are around 100-160.
Central apnea is caused by poor muscle coordination for breathing stemming from inadequate response from the medulla.
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