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At sons year od checkup dr ordered an ultrasound of his brain for monday said his head size is in 95th percentile he appears very healthy was surprised to find out he's 18 lbs only because he loves to eat very active fun baby

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Hello.

Hello. Doctor's check babies head sizes (head circumference) and compare it on a chart to other children of that age.
95th percentile means that his head is larger than the "average" head size at that age. I am glad that you have a healthy and active baby. Take care.

In brief: Hello.

Hello. Doctor's check babies head sizes (head circumference) and compare it on a chart to other children of that age.
95th percentile means that his head is larger than the "average" head size at that age. I am glad that you have a healthy and active baby. Take care.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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