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How big was your preemie when they came home?

what did they weight?

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Asked by bayleybilliot at 6:54 PM on May. 8, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Liam weighed 8.4 lbs at 36 weeks due to my diabetes, but stayed int he nicu for a week. When he came howm he weighed around 7.14lbs. :o)

    Answer by Bearsjen at 6:56 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • Five pounds. :)

    Answer by Bmat at 6:56 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • My baby girl was 5lb 15 oz at birth, but she lost weight right away because she couldn't feed. (full bilateral cleft palate) She stayed in the NICU for 8 days learning how to suckle a special feeding bottle.

    She was 5lbs even the day we left the hospital with her.


    Answer by VeronicaLee at 6:58 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • My 36 weeker (preemie according to the doctor) was 7lbs and 20 inches at birth. He came home with me.

    Answer by TiccledBlue at 7:22 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • My 23 week preemie was 1.5 pounds at birth. Spent 2.5 months in NICU and came home weighing 3.5 pounds.

    Answer by BlessedMommy64 at 7:40 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • my baby was born at 35 weeks so she was 5 weeks preemie and she weighed 6 lbs 5 ozs when she was born

    Answer by casper4991 at 10:49 PM on May. 8, 2009

  • Tess weighed 2 lbs 15 oz at 32.5 weeks. She came home after 28 days weighing just over 4.

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 4:14 PM on Sep. 29, 2009

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