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By Julie Watson And John Antczak The Associated Press

Girl believed to be tiniest newborn weighed as much as apple

SAN DIEGO — When she was born, the baby girl weighed about the same as an apple.

A San Diego hospital on Wednesday revealed the birth of the girl and said she is believed to be the world’s tiniest surviving micro-preemie, who weighed just 8.6 ounces (245 grams) when she was born in December.