Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Anonymous | 2009-05-11

Q.

head size

hi Doc
My boy is 9months old and his head is measuring 43cm,he is 72cm tall and weighs 10.5 kg. Is his head bigger than normal?should i be worried about this?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your son is a big boy. His length and weight are above average for his age. His head circumference of 43cm is not at all bigger than normal.

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