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babies born at 29 weeks survival rate

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Survival rate: More than 90 percent of the babies survive.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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10-99 %: It really depends on how premature they are. With every week they stay inside the mom, their stay in the intensive care unit goes down by several wee ... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
How premi???: All premi's do not generate the same survival rates. Those below 26 weeks have much worse outlook than those at 34 and above.Yet even those born close ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Goodrich
39 years experience Neurosurgery
Encephalitis: The survival rate is based on the type of infection and how quickly it is treated and then the response to the antibiotics. With present day treatment ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Usually excellent: “Babies born after 35 weeks are only mildly preterm and usually do very well.” (http://www.birth.com.au/premature-baby/survival-of-preterm-babies-gest ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
60 years experience Family Medicine
Premature baby: The survival rate for your baby depends on many factors concerning your babies health and condition. You should ask this question to your pediatricia ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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90%: While babies born this early will stay in the intensive care unit for some time and may have issues with infection, feeding, lung problems.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not generally: Intramuscular steroids are generally not a cause of diarrhea. Being pregnant with twins at risk for pre term labor, an illness other meds but not lik ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get checked: You will need to see an obgyn. The doctor can examine your cervix. If there is concern your doctor can do a sonographic cervical length and a test cal ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to be sure: The antibodies built during pregnancy are pushed into baby at a level higher per pound than mom retains. That said, all such antibodies begin to age o ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
55 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Good: Nowadays the survival rate is quite good(don't remember the exact percentage, but it is high.

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