rule of ten


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rule of ten

The criteria used to judge the readiness of an infant for surgical repair of a cleft lip. The infant must weigh 10 lb, be 10 weeks old, have a hemoglobin value of 10 g, and have a white blood cell count less than 10,000.
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Personally, I like to keep to the golden rule of ten acres for every mare and her followers so the land doesn't get horsesick.
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Those infants (13/36) who breastfed adequately were discharged and booked for later operation as per the rule of tens.