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Flashcards in CH 23 Newborn Assessment Deck (15):
1

What weight class must a newborn fall into to be considered normal for gestational age

Between the 10-90th percentile

2

What are normal systolic ranges for a newborn

Between 60-80 mm Hg

3

What are normal diastolic ranges for a newborn

Between 40-50 mm Hg

4

What is Millia

Small raised white spots on the nose, chin and forehead. These spot will disappear without treatment

5

Mongolian spots

Bluish purplish spots of pigmentation are commonly noted on the shoulders backs and buttocks

6

Stork bites

Flat pink or red marks that easily blanch and are found on the back of the neck, nose, upper eye lids and middle of forehead. They usually fade by the 2nd year of life.

7

What are expected hemoglobin levels for a newborn

14-24

8

What are normal hct levels for a newborn

44-64%

9

What are normal RBC counts for a newborn

4,800- 7,100,000

10

What are normal leukocyte counts for a newborn

9000-30,000

11

What are normal platelet counts for a newborn

150,000-300,000

12

What is the normal glucose range for a newborn

40-60

13

What is the normal bilirubin level for newborns

0-6 day 1
8 or less day 2
12 or less on day 3

14

What are epsteins pearls

Small white nodules on the roof of the newborns mouth

15

What are the expected ranges for a newborn baby

Weight 2500-4000g
Length 45-55 cm
Head circumference 32-36.8 cm or 12.6-14.5 in
Chest circumference 30-33 cm 12-13 in