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How premature does my baby need to be in order to worry about ivh?
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Dr. Raja Nandyal
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Less than 32 weeks
The younger the baby at birth (gestational age), the chances for ivh increase.
Usually >32 weeks, the ivh potential drops down.

In brief: Less than 32 weeks
The younger the baby at birth (gestational age), the chances for ivh increase.
Usually >32 weeks, the ivh potential drops down.
Dr. Raja Nandyal
Dr. Raja Nandyal
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Dr. Rashed Hasan
Pediatrics - Critical Care
1 doctor agrees
In brief: IVH
The risk of ivh increases significantly if the premature birth occurs before 32 weeks of gestation (a full term baby is born at 40 weeks) or earlier.

In brief: IVH
The risk of ivh increases significantly if the premature birth occurs before 32 weeks of gestation (a full term baby is born at 40 weeks) or earlier.
Dr. Rashed Hasan
Dr. Rashed Hasan
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