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Tiniest of tots Manushi fights odds to survive.

WITH feet as small as an adult fingernail, tiny Manushi - who was born 12 weeks early and weighing 14oz - had almost no chance of living.

But six months on, she is a healthy 5.2lb and has finally been discharged from hospital.

At 8.6in long at birth, she is one of the smallest babies to survive.

Mum Seeta, 48, and dad Giriraj, 50, of Rajasthan, India, said: "She's fought against all the odds."

Weight: 14oz Height: 8ins Born at: 28wks

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GOING HOME Manushi with parents

TOE-TY Newborn had feet the size of a fingernail after being born 12 weeks early. Picture: SWNS

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Publication:Daily Record (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Jan 13, 2018
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