Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Concerned mom!!! | 2010/04/14

Q.

underweight

My little one is 10mnths old en im worried abt her weight.shes 8.5kg and not so tall 56cm. is this normal?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your baby daughter's weight is excellent for her age, in fact it is slightly above the average. I think there must be a mistake with her length measurement. The average length for a 10 month old baby girl is 70cm.Check her length again.

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