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January 8th, 2013, 06:16 PM
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When and how did 36-37 weeks come to be the new definition of "full term"?

This is kind of a spin-off of the other thread, but I've seriously wondered what happened to 40 weeks with a two week window on either side...? If I'm doing the math right, that means 38 is full term.
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