Definition of Preterm infant
1. Noun. An infant that is born prior to 37 weeks of gestation.
Generic synonyms: Neonate, Newborn, Newborn Baby, Newborn Infant
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Literary usage of Preterm infant
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Acute Perinatal Asphyxia in Term Infants: Report of the Workshopedited by Linda L. Wright, Gerald B. Merenstein, Deborah Hirtz edited by Linda L. Wright, Gerald B. Merenstein, Deborah Hirtz (1997)
"Goldberg RN, Chung D, Goldman S, Bancalari E. The association of rapid volume expansion and intraventricular hemorrhage in the preterm infant. ..."
2. Helping Children Take Healthy Steps: Abstracts of Selected Articles on Early edited by Jeanne Brooks-Gunn (1999)
"Individualized Developmental Care for the Very Low-Birth-Weight preterm infant: Medical and Neurofunctional Effects by Als, H., Lawhon, G., Duffy, F., ..."
3. Critical Pathways: Current Bibliographies in Medicine, January 1988-December by Ronald L. Gordner, Patricia Moritz (1995)
"Delayed initiation of breast-feeding the preterm infant. J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 1995 Sep;9(2): 10-20. Hopkins EM, Schendel SA. ..."