is it possible for a 34 weeker to be 9 lbs? Yumiko Hasegawa Japan 20 posts
21st Oct '12

my cousin just gave birth to a 34 weekr and he was 9lbs. for sure because she was ivf so she knows the exact date of conception

BαtMαɳ Gotham, __, United States 64920 posts
status 21st Oct '12

Well then it obviously is.

Jennick.1113 36 kids; New York 7299 posts
21st Oct '12

I guess so :)

My 35 weeker was 7lbs 11oz.

Tash+1 1 child; Canton, Ohio 7839 posts
21st Oct '12

Did your cousin by any chance have GD or any other problem that would cause baby it be big?

♀NoBoysAllowed 19 kids; San Diego, California 51862 posts
21st Oct '12

I suppose it is, then, yeah.

~*~ Spring Baby #2 ~*~ 19 kids; Wisconsin 3584 posts
21st Oct '12

Really? If it happened then YES this is possible!

NICKEL☮POLIS 2 kids; Ontario 6268 posts
21st Oct '12

Did she have GD?

regina_margot 2 kids; New York, New York 1543 posts
21st Oct '12

with IVF, people usually measure from implantation
so, 34 weeks is the equivalent of 36 weeks from LMP
still, 9 lbs seems large for 36
but it's more believable than 34 weeks