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what are the risks to my baby if I were to go into labor 2-3 weeks early?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:43 PM on Sep. 11, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Not really any. Between 37-42wks is considered full term.
    mummy22kids

    Answer by mummy22kids at 4:47 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • There is no risk. My first son was 3 and a half months early and he is perfectly okay. He was a little behind on the crawling and walking but he is doing great. You are pretty much full term so i would not worry to much.
    olafsonmama

    Answer by olafsonmama at 5:00 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • 37-42 weeks if full term so are you meaning 2-3 weeks early as in 34 to 35 weeks? Or are you going off a 40 week pregnancy and meaning 37 to 38 weeks?

    If you mean 34-35 weeks then your baby's lungs can be underdeveloped. If you mean 37-38 then he/she should be fine!
    Jaydin_Makenna

    Answer by Jaydin_Makenna at 5:06 PM on Sep. 11, 2009

  • My son was 3 1/2 weeks early and he has a small breathing problem but otherwise,healthy

    ambcam

    Answer by ambcam at 11:08 AM on Jul. 15, 2010

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