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Growth Calculator

Posted by on Dec. 15, 2008 at 1:55 PM
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Here's a growth calculator which adjusts for preemies:

http://medcalc.com/growth/

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Married DH 05/14/05
Adopted beagle Charlie 06/05
Logan born 09/26/08, born 6 weeks early and spent 13 days in the NICU

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floodalchemist
by on Dec. 16, 2008 at 2:53 PM

That calculator is confusing to me.

CLICK ON IMAGES IT OPENS TO A NEW WINDOW
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AlyKen
by Group Owner on Dec. 16, 2008 at 5:00 PM

I know. You have to make sure that "preemie" is highlighted and it doesn't necessarily work every time.

Alyssa 30
Married DH 05/14/05
Adopted beagle Charlie 06/05
Logan born 09/26/08, born 6 weeks early and spent 13 days in the NICU

2008 NICU Alumni (http://www.cafemom.com/group/2008NICU)
IUP Alumni (http://www.cafemom.com/group/IUP)
Microbiology Moms (http://www.cafemom.com/group/microbiology)
jswife
by New Member on Dec. 26, 2008 at 11:01 PM

Im sorry. I dont understand that chart! Im really lost. Can someone tell where Logan is at? OK.

 

Birth: June 14 2008

1lb 14oz      14"long     9" head

Now: December 9 2008

10lbs   22.5"long  16"

 

AlyKen
by Group Owner on Dec. 30, 2008 at 12:56 PM

I'm not 100% sure how to use this chart since your son was a month behind in gestation. I would ask your pediatrician. Sorry I'm not more helpful.

Quoting jswife:

Im sorry. I dont understand that chart! Im really lost. Can someone tell where Logan is at? OK.


Birth: June 14 2008

1lb 14oz      14"long     9" head

Now: December 9 2008

10lbs   22.5"long  16"



Alyssa 30
Married DH 05/14/05
Adopted beagle Charlie 06/05
Logan born 09/26/08, born 6 weeks early and spent 13 days in the NICU

2008 NICU Alumni (http://www.cafemom.com/group/2008NICU)
IUP Alumni (http://www.cafemom.com/group/IUP)
Microbiology Moms (http://www.cafemom.com/group/microbiology)
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