Affiliations: Faculty of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics,
Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey
Note:  Corresponding author: Dr. Mehmet Mutlu, Faculty of Medicine,
Department of Pediatrics, Karadeniz Technical University, Trabzon, Turkey.
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Abstract: Methemoglobinaemia is an infrequent cause of neonatal cyanosis.
Methemoglobinaemia can be life threatening. Rapid diagnosis and early treatment
of methemoglobinaemia are life-saving. Methemoglobinemia occurs following the
intake of some drugs and some foods or water that contain high levels of
nitrate, gastrointestinal infection and sepsis. We report a case of
methemoglobinemia associated with Staphylococcus aureus sepsis in a