low-birth-weight infant


low-birth-weight infant
ребёнок с низкой массой тела при рождении

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  • low-birth-weight infant — noun an infant born weighing less than 5.5 pounds (2500 grams) regardless of gestational age a low birth weight infant is at risk for developing lack of oxygen during labor • Syn: ↑low birth weight baby • Hypernyms: ↑neonate, ↑newborn, ↑newborn… …   Useful english dictionary

  • low-birth-weight baby — noun an infant born weighing less than 5.5 pounds (2500 grams) regardless of gestational age a low birth weight infant is at risk for developing lack of oxygen during labor • Syn: ↑low birth weight infant • Hypernyms: ↑neonate, ↑newborn, ↑newborn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Low birth weight paradox — The low birth weight paradox is an apparently paradoxical observation relating to the birth weights and mortality of children born to tobacco smoking mothers. Low birth weight children born to smoking mothers have a lower infant mortality rate… …   Wikipedia

  • low birth weight (LBW) infant — an infant weighing less than 2500 grams at birth …   Medical dictionary

  • moderately low birth weight (MLBW) infant — an infant weighing at least 1500 but less than 2500 grams at birth. See also low birth weight i …   Medical dictionary

  • very low birth weight (VLBW) infant — an infant weighing less than 1000 grams at birth. See also low birth weight i …   Medical dictionary

  • Birth weight — is the weight of a baby at its birth. It has direct links with the gestational age at which the child was born and can be estimated during the pregnancy by measuring fundal height. A baby born within the normal range of weight for that… …   Wikipedia

  • extremely low birthweight (ELBW) infant — an infant weighing less than 1000 grams at birth. See also low birth weight i …   Medical dictionary

  • Infant respiratory distress syndrome — Classification and external resources ICD 10 P22 ICD 9 769 …   Wikipedia

  • Infant formula — A substitute for breast milk for feeding infants. Pediatricians generally advise exclusively breastfeeding (that is, breastfeeding with no formula) for all full term, healthy infants for the first 6 months of life. However, many infants are… …   Medical dictionary

  • Infant vitamin requirements — Vitamins are organic substances that are essential in minute quantities for the proper growth, maintenance, and functioning of the baby. Vitamins must be obtained from food because the body cannot produce them. The exception is vitamin D, which… …   Medical dictionary