Introduction     Reproduction     Pregnancy     During Pregnancy
    Birth     Postnatal     Childhood Illness     Glossary A-Z

   Postnatal
 Postpartum Recovery
 Feeding & Nutrition
 Neonatal Illness
 Physical Development
 Motor Skills
 Senses & Perception
 Immunisation
 Milestones
 Disclaimer
 
Prematurity Problems

A premature baby is one who is born before 37 weeks of pregnancy. See also preterm labour .

A number of problems are associated with prematurity. These include:

 


Other HON resources 
   From MedHunt
    (websites)


Premature baby
    From HONselect
     (def;articles & more)   

 

Home

About us

Site map

Search

HONewsletter

© HON

Contact

 

  http://www.hon.ch/Dossier/MotherChild/prematurity_problems/index.html Last modified: Jun 25 2002