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Will the growth of a child be affected if they were a premature baby?
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Dr. David Galbraith
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In brief: Possibly
Most preemies remain relatively small initially, depending on how small and how early they were to begin with.
Then most eventually catch up by 1-2 years old. Some smaller preemies, especially those that had problems during the pregnancy or after birth, will always be small.

In brief: Possibly
Most preemies remain relatively small initially, depending on how small and how early they were to begin with.
Then most eventually catch up by 1-2 years old. Some smaller preemies, especially those that had problems during the pregnancy or after birth, will always be small.
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