The birth of a baby is always a concern of many people, including the question of who is similar and the weight of the newborn. Do you have this question? Then what about the story of this one being born weighing only 10 ounces, this is the story.
The ideal body weight for newborn babies varies. In Europe-America which has a standard ideal baby weight 2.5 to 4 kg. Meanwhile in Indonesia, doctors agree between 2.5-3.5 kg. This condition is certainly influenced by several factors, including the nutrition of pregnant women, medical history and conditions during pregnancy. Then what about the baby’s low birth weight?
A baby was recently born into the world with a fairly small weight. Even the baby named E’layah Faith Pegues is dubbed the smallest baby in the world. Babies born 10 inches long and weigh only 10 ounces. After receiving intensive care for 3 months, the baby who is nicknamed the smallest baby in the world can return home.
The team of doctors who helped the birth process of Megan Smith, E’layah’s mother, admitted that this baby has the smallest weight, maybe even the smallest in the world. During pregnancy, Megan often experienced problems, unusual morning sickness, preeclampsia and also had two strokes. During her pregnancy, Megan received special treatment from a team of doctors to deal with her pregnancy complaints.
Megan, who received media attention in August, is trying to make her pregnancy strong. In fact, she did a bed rest and a cesarean section a month after she had complaints about her pregnancy. In September doctors worried about the condition of the uterus that stopped moving, so the doctor decided to do a caesarean section with E’layah 10 inches with a fairly small weight.
As dilansi on the Goodhousekeeping page, E’layah, who was named the smallest baby in the world, weighing only 10 ounces, received exclusive treatment. Even her mother had a very severe condition when she was pregnant with E’layah. The team of doctors had given their best for the delivery and E’layah’s condition at that time, but Megan and her husband were still enthusiastic about realizing the best hope of raising E’layah.
The team of doctors who helped E’layah’s childbirth revealed her abilities to Megan. As quoted on the Goodhousekeeping page, doctor Andrew Herman, who worked at the hospital where E’layah was born, Levine Children Hospital, said that E’layah had been given the best and had even reached the limit that the existing technology at the hospital could do.
Megan and her husband, Eric Pegues, did not give up wishing E’layah all the best at the Levine Children’s Hospital. In fact, the couple kept on accompanying and accompanying their daughter. Even in a blog Carolinas HealthCare System, Megan wrote about her enthusiasm to stay with her little daughter until she recovers. Even he refused the possibility that the doctor gave, he still believed that his son would be Faith just like the middle name given to his beloved baby.
The high hopes of her parents are now fruitful, after undergoing intensive care for 3 months E’layah is removed from the breathing apparatus, no longer given blood transfusions, even E’layah without any complications that develop because the organ system is not ready. Now E’layah’s body weight has reached five times her birth weight.