How common is failure to thrive?
It is difficult to know exactly how common this failure to thrive is, because it does not have a standard definition. It is a common cause for admission of children under two years of age to hospitals in both developed and developing countries.
Author: Idan Ben-Barak
First answered: 20 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
Rating: 4.0/5 Votes: 700