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My girl child birth weight was 2.4kg.now he is 8 kgs. Her age 1.4years.she feeds breast milk but refuse other drinks and supplyments. She eats home made foods. Everyone says she is underweight and short related to age. She was pre mature (one month before).
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Hi thanks for writing to Practo. We need to know her growth during 1 st year. If it's steady increase you need not worry. Child tripled in weight by 1 years. And quadrupled by 2 years. So ideally she should reach 9.6 kg by 2 years.
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