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What does it mean if the circumference of my baby's head is above a certain percentile?

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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
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In brief: See below

As long as your baby's head stays at that percentage there is not problem. Some children have large heads, and some small.
If the head circumference keep increasing then there may be a problem. The pediatrician is well aware of this and will keep an eye on it for you.

In brief: See below

As long as your baby's head stays at that percentage there is not problem. Some children have large heads, and some small.
If the head circumference keep increasing then there may be a problem. The pediatrician is well aware of this and will keep an eye on it for you.
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Depends

It depends on which percentile and what the other ultrasound findings are.
If the brain anatomy looks normal otherwise, probably nothing to be concerned about. Realize that ultrasound isn't exact either.

In brief: Depends

It depends on which percentile and what the other ultrasound findings are.
If the brain anatomy looks normal otherwise, probably nothing to be concerned about. Realize that ultrasound isn't exact either.
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Dr. Timothy Gorski
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