LBW

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LBW

 
low birth weight; see under infant.
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LBW

Abbreviation for low birth weight.
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LBW

Low birth weight, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

LBW

Abbreviation for low birth weight.
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Low-birth weight infants tend to show more catch-up growth than normal-weight infants, ultimately leading to obesity in childhood as well being more at risk for obesity later in life (Ino, 2010).
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The survival of very low-birth weight infants by level of hospital of birth: a population study of perinatal systems in four states.