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I'm 32 weeks pregnant and my doctor told me baby s head measures a bit smaller than average, what could this mean? Should i worry?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Not specifically

By definition just under half will measure below average & half above.
Expected measurements comfort the OB because they worry less that their estimated due date is off, or that baby has something interfering with growth. I translate a bit smaller to mean not much & wouldn't lose sleep over it.You might press the issue at your next visit.

In brief: Not specifically

By definition just under half will measure below average & half above.
Expected measurements comfort the OB because they worry less that their estimated due date is off, or that baby has something interfering with growth. I translate a bit smaller to mean not much & wouldn't lose sleep over it.You might press the issue at your next visit.
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