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This is a question that can only be answered with "ideas" of the what may have caused this.    Without a necropsy done on the dead pups you will never know for sure.   The necropsy may not even be definitive as to why.... T
Understanding Meconium Ileus by Lauren B. Patient Expert Meconium ileus is one of the prevalent first signs of cystic fibrosis in infants. 1 in 5 people with cystic fibrosis have undergone treatment for meconium ileus. Meconium refers to a baby’s...
Meconium Happens! by Deb .. Healthy Living Professional What is Meconium? This thick, blackish-green tar like substance is considered your baby’s first stool. Meconium is created from the combination of amniotic fluid, lunugo, mucus, bile, and shed...
Smoking and Baby Poop by Dirk H. Patient Expert Telltale metabolites in meconium. Attention pregnant smokers: You can run, but you can’t hide... found that nicotine and assorted tobacco metabolites were easily detectable in an infant’s meconium, the black, tar...
Understanding Bowel Movements by Lauren B. Patient Expert . One of the earliest signs of cystic fibrosis is a condition called meconium ileus. Approximately 20% of cystic fibrosis will be diagnosed at birth because of mecomium ileus. Meconium is the material...
20 Weeks!!!! by Tiffany Snook Patient Expert meconium, a black, sticky by-product of digestion. This gooey substance will accumulate in his bowels, and you'll see it in his first soiled diaper (although some babies pass meconium in the womb or...
Half A Delivery by Dr. Secretwave101 Patient Expert on the top step of our clinic porch, with a wide pool of blood mixed with clear fluid and thick meconium... meconium and mud from the dirty courtyard, I worried about hypothermia (a real risk for a wet newborn even...
Baby Poop During Birth by Lian Patient Expert the mixture of meconium and amniotic fluid. The doctor or nurses didn't bother to tell me what was going...". So, what's the danger in baby pooping in your womb? Well, meconium is what we call baby's first poop...
The Supplement Your Personal Trainer Won't Tell You About by Charlotte H. Patient Expert with meconium inhalation lung problems. (For those of you who've not had a baby, meconium is the tar-like first... while still in the womb. They then breathe in the meconium which can cause all kinds of problems.) Who Cares...
Busy Week by Nurse Lochia .. Patient Expert , easier, and we're seeing more 39-42 week moms. So yeah, we've seen more meconium stained fluid, but it's just because the babies are actually coming when they are ready. You see more meconium at term...

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