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Can a 4 year old child die from sids?

please help me find out why child suddenly pasted away in his sleep on Monday, april 29th, 2013?

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liem429

Asked by liem429 at 3:30 AM on May. 6, 2013 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • I'm very sorry to hear of this. How awful. I'm afraid you will probably have to wait for the autopsy results ... (((((HUGS)))))
    winterglow

    Answer by winterglow at 4:08 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • I never heard of it before, I am so sorry this happened to you! how very awful! prayers for you and your family to overcome this terrible thing...warm hugs to you ......
    older

    Answer by older at 7:10 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • No,The "I" in SIDS is for infant
    Sorry to hear of your child's passing
    There are many reasons for children to pass with no overt explanation
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 7:16 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • Hunny, we are not going to be able to do anything but offer you our heartfelt sympathies. I sincerely hope you are able to find the answers that you need.


    Although, sometimes, knowing the cause doesn't change the WHY WHY WHY WHY that your heart and soul keep screaming. 

    SpiritedWitch

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 7:39 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • Im sorry for your loss. A 4 year old child can certainly die unexpectedly but since SIDS is Sudden Infant Death Syndrome it would be SIDS because he's not an infant. I do believe there is a term for the same happening to older children but 4 is still pretty old for even that. Again Im so sorry for your loss.
    maecntpntz219

    Answer by maecntpntz219 at 9:21 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • I don't think it would be called SIDS, but there is probably a term for it. I agree that you should wait till the autopsy is done. I'm very sorry for your loss.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 9:30 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • HUGS mama. I hope you get the answers you're looking for.
    LostSoul88

    Answer by LostSoul88 at 11:09 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • I'm so sorry. There could be several causes, there needs to be an autopsy.
    RyansMom001

    Answer by RyansMom001 at 11:33 AM on May. 6, 2013

  • I'm truly sorry for your loss. I can't even imagine going through such a thing.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 1:54 PM on May. 6, 2013

  • My family sends our thoughts at this time. ((hugs))
    virginiamama71

    Answer by virginiamama71 at 9:13 PM on May. 6, 2013

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