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How often should a 6week old breast fed baby pass stool? i've noticed 2days she hasn't gone but she has plenty of wet diapers daily. please advise?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Breast babies: Breast fed infants can go a little every feed or overflow a diaper once a week. If it is soft when they go i don't worry about it.Be prepared for a generous volume when baby does go.

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Last updated Nov 8, 2017

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