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Failure to thrive (FTT), more recently known as faltering weight or weight faltering, is a term .... "Failure to thrive in the contented breast-fed baby". Can Med Assoc ...

Failure to Thrive - KidsHealth

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Doctors say children "fail to thrive" when they don't gain weight as expected. ... Most babies double their birth weight by 4 months and triple it by age 1, but kids ...

Possible Causes of Failure to Thrive – DrGreene.com

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A child is failing to thrive when she is not growing at the expected rate for her age , or if her weight is disproportionately low compared to her height and head ...

Failure to thrive: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Failure to thrive may be caused by medical problems or factors in the child's environment, such as abuse or neglect. There are many medical causes of failure to ...

Failure to thrive - BabyCentre

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Your health visitor or doctor may mention the phrase, "failure to thrive". It sounds worrying and hearing it may make you feel guilty. But it simply means your baby ...

Failure to Thrive: Symptoms, Causes & Treatments - Healthline

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Jul 25, 2012 ... Your child may be diagnosed with failure to thrive if he or she falls below a healthy weight and shows signs of emotional underdevelopment.

Failure to Thrive - Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford

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Failure to thrive has many different causes, and sometimes more than one cause may contribute to the condition at the same time. If an infant is not offered ...

Help! My Child Is 'Failing to Thrive' - US News

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Mar 18, 2015 ... Failure to thrive is often applied when a child falls below the fifth percentile of weight for age more than once, or when his or her weight crosses ...

Failure to Thrive: An Update - American Family Physician

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Apr 1, 2011 ... Failure to thrive in childhood is a state of undernutrition due to ... Reasons to hospitalize a child for further evaluation include failure of ...

Failure to Thrive - American Family Physician

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Sep 1, 2003 ... Either extreme of parental attention (neglect or hypervigilance) can lead to failure to thrive. About 25 percent of normal infants will shift to a ...

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Failure to Thrive | Johns Hopkins Children's Center: Failure to Thrive

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Children are diagnosed with failure to thrive when their weight or rate of weight gain is significantly below that of other children of similar age and gender. Infants  ...

Failure to Thrive (FTT) - Pediatrics - Merck Manuals Professional ...

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Professional · Pediatrics · Miscellaneous Disorders in Infants and Children ... Failure to thrive is weight consistently below the 3rd to 5th percentile for age and  ...

Failure to Thrive: Background, Epidemiology - Medscape Reference

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Nov 4, 2015 ... If FTT is severe, the parameter is poor brain growth as evidenced by ... Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect and the ...