Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Ant1 | 2010/02/25

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Baby Weight

Hello-please help. My little girl will be 7 mths end of next week-her birth weight was 4.2 kg / length 48cm / head cir 37cm. On average, what should her weight and length be taking the above into account. Thanks

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Paediatrician

The average weight for a baby girl of 7 months is 7.5kg,length 67cm and head circumference 42.5cm. Your baby's weight was above the average at birth which is 3.4kg, but her length was shorter than the average which is 50cm. The average head circumference at birth is 35cm.

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Posted by: heidi | 2010/02/25

hey ant1
just wanted to know if your little ones skin/itching is better, not sure if you saw my post after the paed''s post?

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