A member asked:

Baby was born 4.18kg (9lbs). he is now 7 weeks old and in 99th percentile for both length and weight. is this ok? he seems in proportion.

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Dr. Thomas Mcgowan answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Yes: Ww all come in different sizes. Someone has to be in the 99 percentile. More concerning is when babies suddenly shift to a different percentile after being in an area for a few checks.

Answered 1/21/2016

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