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what is a normal glucose level in babies?

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Dr. Alissa Zenack
21 years experience Pediatrics
Sugar level: The normal glucose level for a full term baby at birth is between 40 and 150. Frequently, the blood glucose level is in the 60-70 range for full term babies. For premature babies, the low end of normal is 30.
Answered on Jul 18, 2013
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