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Late premature birth increases risk of recurrent hospitalization for respiratory illness

20:00 EDT 20 Jun 2017 | AAAS

(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) A new study of children up to 2 years of age showed that those born late preterm (34-36 weeks) had a significantly greater risk of recurrent hospitalization due to respiratory illness compared to those who were born full term (>37 weeks).

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