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 Can a baby born prematurely still survive and why?

Answer It depends: how physiologically mature is the infant AND how good is the neonatal care. Babies as little as a pound have survived, whereas bigger ones have died.
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Can a baby born 34 week survive?

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Can a baby survive if it is born at 18 weeks?

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