term infant

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Noun1.term infant - infant born at a gestational age between 37 and 42 completed weeks
neonate, newborn, newborn baby, newborn infant - a baby from birth to four weeks
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However, the most mature infant in the dataset with CSROP that did not require intervention had a GA of 31 weeks and BW of 1 530 g (infant B) and would have been detected with screening criteria B (GA [less than or equal to] 32 weeks or BW <1 500 g) only.
Whereas the mature infant is better equipped to handle stressful experiences, the preterm infant lacks the autonomic and functional maturity to do so.
Several differences exist between the newborn and more mature infant.