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Low birth weight among adolescents at Cape Coast Metropolitan Hospital of Ghana

James Afriyie, Kweku Bedu-Addo, Ernest Amponsah Asiamah, Solomon Twum Boateng.

Abstract
Background: Few studies have focused on low birth weight among adolescents. This study determines the incidence and factors associated with low birth weight (LBW) (weight at birth of less than 2,500 grams) among adolescents (aged

Key words: Adolescent, Cape coast, Low birth weight, Risk factors


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