NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Friday, April 28, 2017
My son is 11month with a head circumfence of 49 inches.Please tell me if this measeure ment is ok for his age.
I believe you must have misheard the number, 49 inches is over 4 feet in circumference, which would not be possible. If you have further questions, please discuss them with your son's primary care provider who probably did the measurement in clinic.
Michael Spigarelli, MD, PhD
Formerly, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati