preterm infant

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Noun1.preterm infant - an infant that is born prior to 37 weeks of gestationpreterm infant - an infant that is born prior to 37 weeks of gestation
neonate, newborn, newborn baby, newborn infant - a baby from birth to four weeks
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The manslaughter conviction of an Oregon couple, who because of their religious faith refused to take their premature newborn to the hospital, was upheld recently by the state's Supreme Court.
He knows first-hand that, in addition to the medical problems encountered by the premature newborn, an early delivery places a significant amount of stress on families.
TEN staff from a Newcastle bus depot have tackled a tough 10km race to raise funds for sick and premature newborn babies.
However, during 2012 and 2013, serotype 4b isolates of different genotypes also infected 5 pregnant women, resulting in 1 miscarriage, 3 premature newborns, and 1 stillborn infant and 1 premature newborn in a twin pregnancy.
Dubai: A Pakistani couple living in Ras Al Khaimah is seeking financial help to settle a mounting hospital bill at Dubai Hospital for their premature newborn.
The NICU is an intensive-care unit specialised in the care of ill or premature newborn infants.
The company will be launching clinical trials for a new cardiology medication for premature newborn infants, and glycopyrronium a drug designed to combat sialorrhoea, or chronic pathological drooling in the first quarter.
The twins were also given nutrition for premature newborn, and are now being breastfed by their mother.
WHEN a terrified teenage mum went into labour 16 WEEKS early, she never dreamed her tiny premature newborn would live to see his 18th birthday.
BABIES have died because of a lack of cots in Wales' specialist units for sick or premature newborn infants, a doctor has told a leading medical committee.
Bei Bei Shuai survived but the premature newborn delivered by caesarean did not.

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