Just another newborn baby girl born prematurely, but so tiny!
Her name is Amillia Taylor and she was born at Baptist Children’s Hospital in Miami after only 21 weeks in her mother’s womb. The doctors say she’s going to make it just fine. Her folks are going to have some stories to tell her when she is old enough to understand.
More Hospital Time For Tiny Baby
MIAMI (AP) — A premature baby who doctors said spent less time in the womb than any other surviving infant will remain in a hospital a few extra days as a precaution, officials said Tuesday.
Amillia Sonja Taylor, born Oct. 24 after just under 22 weeks in the womb, had been expected to be sent home Tuesday.
Doctors say Amillia is the first baby known to have survived after a gestation of fewer than 23 weeks. She was just 9 1/2 inches long and weighed less than 10 ounces when she was delivered by Caesarean section. Full-term births come after 37 to 40 weeks.
Amillia, the first child for Eddie and Sonja Taylor of Homestead, now weighs 4 1/2 pounds…
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