Can a baby be born at 18 weeks?

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A baby can be born at 18 weeks. However, he/she would not live. The earliest a baby could survive outside the womb is 21 weeks, and this is very, very rare.
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Can the baby be affected at 18 weeks if you have the flu or are vomiting and have diarrhea?

You should call your doctor if you haven't been able to keep anything down for 24 hours. This is nothing to worry about. A woman's body is AMAZING! It takes care of the baby before it takes care of you :) There are many women that have extreme morning sickness and their babies are just fine. Howeve (MORE)

Can a baby suvive if it is born at 21 weeks?

Answer . \n21 weeks is at the very lowest limit of survival, only one or two babies in the world have lived Each additional day adds to the baby's chances. Babies born under 28 weeks and living also have a very high chance of ongoing medical problems and disability.

How healthy are Babies born at 26 weeks?

Answer . depending on how big they are and how there vital organs are around that time, some people will go on and deliver a healthy baby, but some of the time there are problems

How healthy are babies born at 29.5 weeks?

With proper neonatal care, a baby born at 29 weeks has a goodchance of living a healthy life. However, each case is different asper each baby's different circumstances, and usual results may notalways be what happens in each case.

Can a baby survive if it is born at 32 weeks?

At 32weeks 85% of infants survive. They still need a lot of help and will usually stay in the NICU until the original due date. They can have learning problems and developmental delays caused by prematurity.

Can a baby survive being born at 24 weeks?

The normally accepted age of viability (the age a baby can survive outside the womb) is 25 weeks. There have been cases of babies surviving at 24 weeks but normally they do not. Even at week 25 babies face pretty big challenges.

What will happen if a baby is born at 33 weeks?

The baby should be fine. I will find you some links! . http://3dpregnancy.parentsconnect.com/calendar/33-weeks-pregnant.html . http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-437236/Born-just-22-weeks--Amilla-allowed-home.html . http://www.comeunity.com/premature/ . http://www.keepkidshealthy.com/New (MORE)

Will a baby born at 35 weeks be ok?

The survival rate is about 90%.. however their is many factors to consider; such as birth weight, apgar score, was the mother given steroid injection while the baby was in the womb for lung matturity?. Normally the outcome is okay, with maybe only a few days in the NICU for observation, however a p (MORE)

Can a baby be born safely at 34 weeks?

Yes it is possible. at 34 weeks the baby still has yet to develop their lungs and eyes.. Some babies may develop much faster than others therefore some others may develop completely and healthy at only 34 weeks... yet some others may develop even slow and need a little more time to grow. it's best t (MORE)

Can a baby born at 26 weeks be 8lbs?

Highly unlikely.. ANSWER 2 . I don't usually cite Wikipedia but this gives quite a clear outline of birtweight at various gestational ages.. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Birth_weight

18 weeks pregnant and worried as i have no baby bump?

hey look don't worry iam 18 weeks plus 3 days and i just look like i have but on a little weight but iam still in my same clothes and especially when i sit down i just have a huge jelly like roll its only when i stand it looks a little more noticeable and i look around at the petite and skinny women (MORE)

Can a baby survive if it is born at 18 weeks?

Born 18 weeks premature, on 7/13/10 at 1 Lb. 9 Ounces and 11 Inches Long http://preemie.info/cms/modules/news/ Finally, we have two cases at 18 weeks. Note: For a listing of eleven such early survivors, see the 1989 edition of Abortion Questions and Answers (Willke. Hayes Pub. Co. pp. 60, 61 (MORE)

Can a baby survive born a 32 weeks?

A baby can survive at 24 weeks. we have better technology these days where anything is possible. If you had a baby at 32 weeks she will most likely have to stay in the hospital till she is considered full term, or better yet breathe and eat on its own.

Is a baby of 35 weeks ready to be born?

If not entirely ready, so pretty darn close. Usually doesn't need any special care after birth. It all depends on the baby. Some babies born at 35 weeks require no special care after birth, some require only a little, some a lot. Babies born at 35 weeks are more likely to require, -some help with (MORE)

Can a baby survive if it is born at 22.5 weeks?

Yes, but not usually. I was born at exactly 22.5 weeks and have reached adulthood without any serious medical complications. However, I was very, very lucky. Children born this early very often have serious health complications, including blindness, deafness and mental retardation. Premature babies (MORE)

Can your baby survive if it is born at 31 weeks?

Babies born after 22 weeks have a great chance of surviving, the earliest baby to survive in the UK was 21 weeks. So nearly all baby's that are born at 31 weeks live, although there is that small percentage that don't but this is unlikely if the pregnancy has been fine and healthy all through the re (MORE)

Can baby survive if born at 20 weeks?

Don't think so. From week 24 they can be saved, but w20 is awfully early. As NICU care has improved over the last 40 years, viability has reduced to approximately 24 weeks, although rare survivors have been documented as early as 21 weeks. The first thing survival will depend on is being in the (MORE)

How healthy are Babies born at 25 weeks?

I have a friend who had her son at 24 weeks. He was 1.5lbs. He's home now and 7.5lbs with no problems. Every baby is different though. She was very lucky with her son.

Im 18 weeks pregnant can you hurt the baby by sucking in your belly?

I am not sure what you mean by sucking in your belly--if it means holding your stomach in--the answer is "no." Your baby is very well protected by the water surrounding the baby--the amniotic fluid. Intercourse is not going to hurt the baby either unless you have some condition your doctor has diagn (MORE)

What are the risks on having a baby born at 36 to 37 weeks?

In the UK - which currently has the highest incidence of pre-term births in Europe - around 7% of births occur before 37 weeks, with 98% of these being after the 32nd week. But for a mother who has experienced a previous pre-term birth the likelihood of early delivery rises to 21.3% Statistics (MORE)

You are 18 weeks pregnant and your baby stopped moving all of a sudden what can be the problem?

Most likely nothing since at 18 weeks the baby could be moving but not enough for the mother to feel it or the baby could be asleep. If you don't feel the baby moving then do this....drink a full glass of cold water and lay quietly on your left side for 30 minutes this will usually wake up the baby (MORE)

Is it possible to feel your baby at 18 weeks?

i'm 12 weeks into my second pregnancy and starting to feel flutters in my stomach. I recognize this as fetal movements. With my first pregnancy, i only realized the baby was moving at 16 weeks.

What if baby born after 42 weeks?

It wont be something wrong with it because it's born after 42 weeks instead of 40. Might be bigger that's all. Most women go over the expected date.

Can a baby born 34 week survive?

Absolutely. My daughter was born at 33.5 and had no complications. She stayed in the NICU for 16 days to learn to nurse and use a bottle (baby's aren't coordinated enough to do this until 35 weeks). She was 4 pounds 15 ounces---almost 5lb, the size of many twins! My water broke so I had 2.5 days o (MORE)

Can baby surive born at 32 weeks?

Absolutely. After 7th month onwards the baby is just growing inside the womb and does not really lack any critical organ development.

If a baby is born at 36 weeks will it be OK?

Yes. At 36 weeks a baby is fully developed. He/she may be a little lighter than the majority of babies who are born. However, there should not be any problems. It should not mean that you and your baby have to stay in the hospital any longer.

Can a baby born in 44 weeks?

I'm guessing that you mean at 44weeks gestation - i.e. a month 'overdue'. While it's not common for caregivers to be comfortable witha woman continuing beyond 41-42 weeks gestation, due to fears of the placenta becoming less efficient and potentially compromising baby's well-being, it is a woman's c (MORE)

When a baby is born at 18 weeks and the baby is dead how long should baby stay with mom?

The baby should remain with the mom until she is comfortable letting him or her go. This is the mother's only chance to hold, snuggle and look at her child. She may want to bathe the baby and dress him or wrap him in blankets. She may want photos taken or she may want her baby baptized. This should (MORE)

Why are babies born at 30 weeks?

One of the most common causes of premature birth is that the mother has pre-eclampsia, the only way to cure it is by delivering the baby. The mother or baby may have an infection which triggers premature labor. The cervix can open slightly and allow the waters to break, so an open pathway for infe (MORE)