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Child completed 2 years but not have enough weight gain. Suggest? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 20-Jul-2013
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User:hello sir good evening
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:hello how are you
Doctor:I am fine. Thank you... Please proceed with your query.
User:my son completed his second age but he is too low weight as only 11 kg.Is there any specific reason for this or any obnormality with him,iam afraid on this
Doctor:May I know his weight at birth?
User:2.75 kg
Doctor:Did you he is now 2 years of age?
User:1.10 years
User:hello doctor
Doctor:At 2 years, the weight of 11kg seems appropriate.
User:but comparing him with same aged babies with my own blood related families he is lowest weight.
User:still he is not started to speak but the same aged childrens are 25%speaking
User:hello sir
Doctor:I understand your concern.
Doctor:But do not worry. All the babies do not have the same weight at a particular age.
User:is there any theraby for let speak the childs
Doctor:We have growth chats and accordingly, his weight is in limits.
User:can you share the chart with me sir
Doctor:When you say, he has not started to speak, do you mean he does not produce monosyllable words also?
User:Not like that sir
User:he can say amma,appa etc
User:ok sir thanks for your help on this
Doctor:Thanks for consultingme.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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