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Is it normal that my 8-month-old pulls up, crawls, and cruises, but doesn't sit up?

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Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Pediatrics

In brief: Yes

Infants may sit momentarily between 4-8 months and may not be able to sit fully at 8 months.

In brief: Yes

Infants may sit momentarily between 4-8 months and may not be able to sit fully at 8 months.
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
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In brief: Yes

It can take up to 9 months for a normal baby to develop the skills and strength to go from lying down to sitting position, and to maintain sitting position unpropped and unassisted.

In brief: Yes

It can take up to 9 months for a normal baby to develop the skills and strength to go from lying down to sitting position, and to maintain sitting position unpropped and unassisted.
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Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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