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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"Without this help Tiny Lives wouldn't be able to continue supporting premature newborn babies.
Swaddled in bubble wrap, premature newborn Gregor Craig was barely visible under the swathes of plastic enveloping his tiny body.
Members of 19 Squadron raised the cash for the unit, which specialises in caring for sick and premature newborn babies, some born as early as 24 weeks.
A woman trapped in the floods lost her premature newborn twins at Cheltenham Hospital, despite being rescued by RAF helicopters.
A new report finds medical and nursing teams caring for sick or premature newborn babies in the UK are working in a system that is struggling to cope with the demand.
Moreover, incomplete capillary tube filling (a common situation in premature newborn infants) further increased the mean difference to -4.8 mmol/L (range, -3 to -8 mmol/L).
MERSEYSIDE bikers have launched a vital service ferrying mums' milk to poorly and premature newborn babies.
The only time I have been sued in more than 30 years involved a premature newborn and a family from out of state whom I had never met.
Coral Martin, 27, of Stakeford, lost her premature newborn twins Lewis James and Cara Beth Morse in February, 2000.
A NEW mum and her toddler son were killed in a horror road smash as they returned from visiting her premature newborn baby in hospital.
They suggest that failure to supplement a premature newborn's diet with salt could compromise their subsequent neurodevelopment during childhood.
The report claims that teams caring for sick or premature newborn babies in the United Kingdom are working inside a system that is struggling to cope with the demand.

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