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ERIC Number: EJ183354
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Publication Date: 1978
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The Status at Two Years of Low-Birth-Weight Infants Born in 1974 with Birth Weights of Less Than 1,001 gm
Pape, K. E.; And Others
Journal of Pediatrics, 92, 2, 253-60, Feb 78
For availibility see EC 103 548 Among findings of a 2-year followup study of 43 infants of birth weight less than 1000 grams were the following: average height at age 2 years was between the tenth and twenty-fifth percentiles; average weight was between the third and tenth percentiles; 15 Ss developed lower respiratory tract infections during the first two years; 7 Ss had retrolental fibroplasia; 4 Ss had major neurologic defects; and severe developmental delay was found in 9 Ss. (IM)
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