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if my baby is long for her age and has large feet, does that mean she will be tall when shes older?

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Asked by mamagee1218 at 3:52 PM on Nov. 27, 2010 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • Not necessarily.

    Answer by LindaClement at 3:55 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • well if ur tall and s.o is tall than she has a good my daughter-i am 5'7 an d h is 6'3 and shes long and thin

    Answer by JaydnsMom22 at 7:07 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • Not necessarily. My friend's little boy was 23 inches at birth. My son was 20 inches at birth. Comparing them at 6 months they are both the same height, but my son weighed less.

    Answer by Mom2Just1 at 8:47 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

  • if this is really noticeable long fingers long toes disproportionately so have the dr check for MArphans Syndrome (ugh sp is terrible) its genetic an d generally no big deal but important to know if you have it

    Answer by MELRN at 9:12 PM on Nov. 27, 2010

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