Full-term Sentence Examples
Upon his return to his home late in 1847 he was appointed to fill a vacancy in the United States Senate, and in 1850 he was elected for a full term of six years.
Leslie filled out the remainder of the term and was elected in 1871 for a full term.
All children between the ages of eight and fourteen and those between the ages of fourteen and sixteen who cannot read and write English are required to attend either a public or an approved private school for the full term unless excused by the school board on account of physical or mental infirmity.
Public opinion in India, as well as the express wish of the court of directors at home, pointed to Metcalfe as the most fit person to carry out the policy of Bentinck, not provisionally, but as governor-general for a full term.
The executive power is vested in a governor, who is elected for a term of three years and may not serve two successive terms, though he may be re-elected after he has been out of office for a full term.Advertisement
Quay in the United States Senate; in 1905 he was re-elected to the Senate for the full term.
Inhaled nitric oxide in full-term and nearly full-term infants with hypoxic respiratory failure.
A truancy act (1908) provides that every child between the ages of 7 and 14 years living in a city of the first, second, third or fourth class must attend school regularly for the full term of said school.
However, because premature babies may have more health risks than full-term babies, they will need to be monitored more extensively.
It is important for parents of premature infants to understand that their babies' development may be vastly different from that of full-term babies.Advertisement
There are actually charts created that plot the average growth expectancy of premature infants, and these are much more accurate than full-term baby charts.
Most premature babies will go through the same developmental stages as full-term babies.
This means that you may need to wait to start solid foods, whole milk, etc, and your baby may not develop socially and physically as quickly as other babies who were born full-term.
Today, clothing manufacturers are striving to meet the needs of those babies who were not carried to full-term and thus need special sizes for their little bodies.
In many instances, a pediatrician will place premature babies on a specified amount of nutrients in order to encourage the infant to grow at two and even three times the rate of a full-term baby.Advertisement
While full term babies fit perfectly fine in a regular size bouncer, preemies often appear almost lost.
Particularly when an infant is premature and may be in the 'special care' unit for a time, parents can feel frightened and often reluctant to handle their baby as parents of full-term babies might.
While others may have the nursery ready, previously held baby showers may have yielded clothing and other items that are only suited for a full-term baby.
Because preemies often grow at a slower rate than full term babies, growth charts that include physical and mental developments are often calculated differently.
While your child will still go through the same developmental process as that of a full term baby, he or she will probably be delayed somewhat in achieving those milestones.Advertisement
Even full term babies don't necessarily mature and develop at the same rate, so it stands to reason that the same holds true for premature babies.
For example, if he was born 10 weeks early, then his development will be approximately 10 weeks behind the typical schedule of a full term baby.
They are generally considered full term at 38 weeks.
Your early arrival will almost always be smaller and slower than full term children who share his birth date, and sometimes preemies can even be behind schedule of other preemies.
What you are seeing is the growth of your child compared to that of other children, both full term and early/small for size.Advertisement
A preemie who is growing in a healthy way will have a continuously upward climb of dots, eventually nearing very close to the line of full term babies his age.
A baby born prematurely is monitored in a different way than a full term infant because they reach milestones on a different timetable.
For instance, if your baby was born six weeks early, the pediatrician will compare the rate of her physical development with full term infants that were born six weeks earlier than your child.
The reality star has made up with her friend, but more talk about her obvious skinny waif frame has friends wondering if she will be able to carry her baby to full-term without complications.
One of the reasons why most micro preemie apparel is so reasonably priced is because you will need to trade sizes up more often than you would for a full-term baby.
Full-term babies should be able to see their mother's facial expressions within a week of birth.
A full-term pregnancy is considered to be 280 days, nine calendar months or ten lunar months calculated from the first day of the last menstrual period.
Neonatal jaundice affects 60 percent of full-term infants and 80 percent of preterm infants in the first three days after birth.
Discontinuation of home phototherapy is safe once the total serum bilirubin level has decreased to less than 15 mg/dL in healthy full-term infants older than four days.
Full-term infants rarely require an exchange transfusion if intense phototherapy is initiated in a timely manner.
Newborn or neonatal jaundice, sometimes referred to as physiologic or physiological jaundice, affects more than half of all full-term newborns and 80 percent of premature newborns within the first few days of life.
One cause of hyperbilirubinemia in seemingly healthy full-term or near-term infants is biliary atresia, an obstruction or inflammation of the bile ducts.
Most full-term babies with neonatal jaundice have no other symptoms.
Depending on the cause and extent of the jaundice, it also may be harmful in full-term infants.
Listeria-An uncommon food-borne, life-threatening pathogen that can cause perinatal infection, which is associated with a high rate of fetal loss (including full-term stillbirths) and serious neonatal disease.
Late apnea can also affect full-term babies and may be a sign of an underlying problem such as congenital heart disease, infection, anemia, meningitis, or seizures.
Doing so is especially important during the first few weeks of life or until the infant reaches an age commensurate with full-term gestation.
Patent ductus arteriosus is common in premature babies, but rare in full-term babies.
A normal birth is considered full term if the delivery occurs during the thirty-seventh to fortieth week after conception.
Regular ovulation and the ability to carry a baby to full term usually follow menarche by several years.
The average full-term baby doubles its birth weight by six months and has tripled it by one year.
Only 3 to 4 percent of full-term baby boys have undescended testes, and half of those complete the journey by the age of three months.
Of full-term baby boys who have undescended testes, half will descend on their own without intervention by the age of three months.
Males are more than seven times more likely to have an inguinal hernia than females, and premature infants are more likely than full term infants to have inguinal hernias and to have incarcerated hernias.
Herniorrhaphies are performed as an outpatient procedure in otherwise healthy full-term infants and children.
A group of researchers in Cleveland reported in 2003, however, that children who were born prematurely are three to five times more likely to develop sleep-disordered breathing by age 10 than children who were full-term babies.
During this time, a single-celled zygote develops in a series of stages into a full-term baby.
By the time the fetus is considered full-term at 38 weeks gestation, he or she may be 50 centimeters (20 inches) or 3.3 kilograms (7.3 pounds).
Selenium deficiency may occur in premature infants who naturally tend to have about one-third the selenium levels of full-term infants.
In infants for whom indomethocin does not close the PDA, full-term infants, and older children, device closure or surgery may be necessary.
They occur in 1-10 percent of full-term infants, and 25 percent of premature infants.
They experimented with giving mothers of both premature and healthy full-term babies extra contact with their infants immediately after birth and in the few days following birth.
Skin to skin contact is important to the growing infant, premature or full term.
When a full-term baby becomes infected with Listeria during childbirth, that situation is called late-onset disease.
Newborn babies (premature and full-term) begin to synthesize antibodies at an increased rate soon after birth in response to antigenic stimulation of their new environment.
These families have made the difficult choice to continue with the pregnancy until the baby dies or the pregnancy is full-term.
You also may also be induced before your baby is at full-term if your health or your baby's health is in jeopardy.
Though full-term babies may become slightly jaundiced, premature babies are more sensitive to the effects of excess bilrubin.
For women who are close to a full-term pregnancy, or who due dates have already past, there are several practical self induction of labor methods that can be taken to increase the likelihood of going into labor and finally giving birth.
If a woman is close to her full term due date, using home methods to induce labor can bring about labor sooner and make the labor go more quickly, as well.
Self induction of labor should be avoided by women whose baby has not fully developed and who are not at or past full term.
While multiple births are commonly delivered sooner than a single birth, full term is considered 36 to 37 weeks for multiples.
If full term for twins is roughly 37 weeks, this gives mom about 25 weeks to get ready.
However, a baby is considered full-term after reaching 37 weeks gestation.
During a full-term pregnancy, there are a series of common prenatal tests that your doctor or midwife will require, or recommend, that you do.
Generally, preemies will catch up in development to full-term babies within three years.
Normal or full-term delivery can occur up to 2 weeks before or after the estimated due date.
The two points to stimulate that have previously led to induction in full-term pregnancies are a spot on the inner lower leg about four fingers above the ankle bone and the loose skin of the hand between the thumb and the pointer finger.
The expenses for a healthy full term infant typically run between $1,500 and $4,000.
And then there was the baby she and Alex had lost before it reached full term.