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|This chart is a record of Liam's growth in his first few months of life. He was first weighed and measured in King George V Hospital at birth and when he was discharged. The rest of the weights and measures were taken by the clinic sister at Five Dock Early Childhood Centre.
|Weight in grammes||Weight in pounds||Length||Head circumference|
|3325g||7 lb 7oz||50cm||35cm|
|4025g bare weight
4425g clothed weight
|8 lb 14oz
or 9 lb 12oz
|4475g||9 lb 14oz||- (not measured)||-|
|5000g||11 lb 1oz||-||-|
|5375g||11 lb 13oz||-||-|
|5600g||12 lb 7oz||58.5cm||38.6cm|
|5925g||13 lb 1oz||-||-|
|6500g||13 lb 4oz||-||40cm|
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1. Liam is always weighed with his clothes and nappy on - he was only weighed naked in hospital and at his first clinic visit.
2. Length and head circumference are not usually measured at every visit.
Last updated: October 1999
© Andrea Curr 1999
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