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What is the average birth weight?

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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: About 7-7 1/2 pounds

The answer really depends on how many weeks you are when you deliver. For most babies (39-41 weeks) the average baby is about 7- 7.
5 pounds.

In brief: About 7-7 1/2 pounds

The answer really depends on how many weeks you are when you deliver. For most babies (39-41 weeks) the average baby is about 7- 7.
5 pounds.
Dr. Megan Bird
Dr. Megan Bird
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Dr. Jean Steichen
Pediatrics - Neonatology

In brief: Depends

Birth weight depends on the gestaional age and your OB can show you growth curves with wt head circumference and length for gestational age.

In brief: Depends

Birth weight depends on the gestaional age and your OB can show you growth curves with wt head circumference and length for gestational age.
Dr. Jean Steichen
Dr. Jean Steichen
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