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Childhood-diseases

Question
Posted by: Coco | 2007/02/18

Q.

premies

hi doc

my babies were born at 1.2kgs GIRL and 1.5kgs BOY
33 WEEKS - they were due 14 nov 06

they almost 5 months old (corrected time - 3months)
they are now weighing
5.3 girl and 7.0 boy

what is considered normal ?

are they doing okay - and when do you stop correcting the ages?

how much should they weigh per month (average)
i check their weight monthly

thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

We have a forum for premature infants.Your babies are doing very well. Your daughter is on the average for a 3 month old baby and your son is above average for his age-corrected weight.You will need to age correct until your twins are at least 1 year old.

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