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 hospital had declared a premature newborn dead even though he was alive.
Another contestant designated her donation to a Ronald McDonald House where the parents of her premature newborn cousin stayed while he battled for his life.
Therefore, thermoregulation has a great importance for the premature newborn babies and should complete their growth in an incubator according to the body temperature and birth week.
He added that 37% of the newborn mortality and premature newborn are due to severe genetic disorders.
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.
When Schwenk started eating cultured foods in 2002, she had diabetes, high blood pressure, and a premature newborn.
Even as the premature newborn grows, it remains at increased risk for significant problems related to respiratory infections, particularly those of viral origin.
TEN staff from a Newcastle bus depot have tackled a tough 10km race to raise funds for sick and premature newborn babies.
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.

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