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My baby girl is 13 months old. Her birth weight was 2.7 kg and her height was 55 cm. Now her weight is 7.8 kg and her height is 71 cm. I'm worried about her height. Is it normal or should I consult a doctor?

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Was your child premature? 3 weeks or more early? Those seem like small numbers. Our son was 3 weeks early and has put on more weight and grown more than our daughter who was full term – Brian Robbins Jul 7 '14 at 14:31
There are significant differences in what is considered "normal" depending on the genetic background. "Normal" for southeast asia can appear to be dangerously underweight for northern europe. – jker Jul 14 '14 at 2:40

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According to this average height for 13 months old girl is 75.2 cm and average weight is 9.2 kg. So your baby's height seems pretty normal. However, at this age the growth trend is important. Your pediatrician should have a record of height/weight at different ages and compare it to what is considered to be normal.

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