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Question :
Posted On : 17 Mar 2022
If both mother and father are short stature how should we track the height for age of a child? Because they remain much below the WHO height chart.
Expert Answer :
You should see whether the child is within the mid-parental height.
Answer Discussion :
Mid Parental Height
For Boys :-Fathers Ht + Mothers Ht +13/2(+or- 9.5)
For Girls:- Fathers Ht + Mothers Ht -13/2(+or- 9.5)

2 years ago

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