ISSN 1308-8734 | E-ISSN 1308-8742
Original Article
Physical Development of Low Birth-Weight Children at Preschool Age, Born to Adolescent Mothers of Bishkek
1 Department of Hospital Pediatrics with course of Neonatology, Kyrgyz State Medical Academy of Isa Konoeviç Ahunbaev, Bishkek, Kyrgystan  
Eurasian J Med 2018; 50: 141-143
DOI: 10.5152/eurasianjmed.2018.15118
Key Words: Low birth-weight baby, body weight, pre-school children, adolescent mothers
Abstract

Objective: This paper presents the results of a risk factors- analysis and the analysis of physical development of pre-school children born with a low birth weight to teenage mothers.


Materials and Methods
: The study has also identifed unfavorable factors affecting the birth of low weight children and the lag in physical development of preschool children born with low birth weight to adolescent mothers.


Results
: According to our research, children born out of wedlock are mostly born with low birth weight (66.7%) and student mothers who had psychological and physical stress during pregnancy.


Conclusion
: Adolescent mothers who lacked a sufficient and balanced diet, had a high risk of born child with IUGR of hypotrophic type of the 2nd degree.


Cite this article as
: Kudayarov DK, Turdubaeva EK. Physical Development of Low Birth-Weight Children at Preschool Age, Born to Adolescent Mothers of Bishkek. Eurasian J Med 2018; 50(3): 141-143.

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