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When should my baby return to her birth weight?

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Dr. Michael Pappas
Pediatrics
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In brief: 1-2 weeks

Most babies get back to their birth weight by 7-14 days of life.

In brief: 1-2 weeks

Most babies get back to their birth weight by 7-14 days of life.
Dr. Michael Pappas
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Dr. William Moore
Pediatrics
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In brief: 2 weeks

Most babies have returned to their birth weight by two weeks of life.
If you are concerned, call your doctor's office about arranging for a weight check sooner. Otherwise, at your scheduled 2-week visit to her doctor, they will let you know if her weight gain is appropriate.

In brief: 2 weeks

Most babies have returned to their birth weight by two weeks of life.
If you are concerned, call your doctor's office about arranging for a weight check sooner. Otherwise, at your scheduled 2-week visit to her doctor, they will let you know if her weight gain is appropriate.
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