A 30-year-old female asked:
My baby was born 2.5 kilos is that normalal?
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Pediatrics 13 years experience
5.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Common: The expected weight of a newborn varies with many factors. Certainly those born early are smaller, since weight gain is about all that happens in the last month.Maternal smoking,high blood pressure or diminished quality of placental function can all effect birth weight.If all the parts are there and formed correctly, the small ones grow up to be as big as they would if born heavier.
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Last updated Oct 18, 2015
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