A 30-year-old member asked:
How does prematurity affect how clever or intelligent you are?
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Pediatrics 46 years experience
Depends: A premi baby who has good potential & does not have complicated brain bleeds or other troublesome issues in the neonatal nursery can do well. One of my smallest patients who weighed in at under a pound at birth started baylor at 17 and graduated from their honors program.Like anything else there is a range of possibilities for each patient.
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Last updated Aug 4, 2015
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