How does a three-year-old die after having his teeth pulled?

Share on facebook
Facebook
Share on twitter
Twitter
Share on linkedin
LinkedIn
Share on pinterest
Pinterest
Share on pocket
Pocket
Share on whatsapp
WhatsApp
How does a three-year-old die after having his teeth pulled?

A three-year-old died while having his teeth pulled to treat a gum infection, officials say. His mother, Nancy Valenzuela, said she didn’t even know there was a problem with the procedure until her son was transported to the hospital.

According to police, the boy’s heart began to slow and his face began to swell a half-hour after he was sedated. He was given CPR and a drug to boost his heart rate, to no avail. 

“His heart just stopped beating. Just out of nowhere, so something must have gone wrong,” his mother said.

She said she was kept largely in the dark by staff as she waited for news on her son’s health. 

“The last thing I told him was cause he cried cause he felt the needle and stuff, so I told him, ‘Papi, everything is going to be OK,'” she said. “I’m like, ‘You’re fine,’ and as a mother, you just feel like I failed him because you can’t do anything to protect him.”

What else do we know about this tragic story right now? 


Other News That Matters To You:

How does this angry Hooters diner threaten an employee?

A massive, 17-million-gallon sewage spill is forcing beaches to shut down

This 77-year-old man is accused of murdering his wife

A former student got charged for putting this quote in the yearbook

How a woman falls off a Disney World ride while trying to steal a cucumber

This Chicago rapper is dead after being shot 64 times

Fedrick Frost

Fedrick Frost

News Reporter for Morning Bullets, Writes on Politics, Economy, Business & More. Intrested in sharing news With Fredrick? Click Here

Never miss any important news. Subscribe to our newsletter.

Categories

Recent News

Welcome!

You are now part of the Morning bullets newsletter

let's save the world together