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10 Jul 2008

lung development prem baby
what are the chances of lungs being fully devoloped when born when 1 mth prem.... what other side effects are there to watch out for
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01 Jan 0001

Dear gmm
Depending on why the baby came too soon, the lungs may be well developed, but even full term babies sometimes struggle with breathing. Check for difficult breathing and wheezing. These babies usually also take a bit more effort until they feed effectively.
regards
Welma
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