Size of an Apple: Girl Becomes Tiniest Newborn to Survive

She weighed just 8.6 ounces (245 grams) when she was born.

  • Published 29 May 2019

SAN DIEGO (AP) — When she was born, the baby girl weighed about the same as an apple. A San Diego hospital on Wednesday revealed the birth of the girl and said she is believed to be the world's tiniest surviving micro-preemie, who weighed just 8.6 ounces (245 grams) when she was born in December. The girl was born 23 weeks and three days into her mother's 40-week pregnancy. Doctors told her father after the… Read at AP News