Mom Breastfeeds Wrong Baby After Mixup

The wrong newborn was mistakenly breastfed after two babies were switched in the nursery at Abbott Northwestern Hospital [Minneapolis].

According to the child’s aunt, her sister’s baby was accidentally given to the wrong mother and breastfed before the error was corrected.

Stacy Engebretson said the switch happened early Wednesday morning.

After the mistake was realized, both mothers and Engebretson’s nephew had to undergo blood testing for HIV and hepatitis

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