A 29-year-old female asked:
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if a male child is 4yrs 8mos old, is 42 inches tall, and weighs 36.6lbs, would he be considered to be too skinny or just right?

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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Well within range: These measurements are well within the normal range. This places the kid at ~40% height and 25% weight for males that age.You can follow his growth by downloading a growth chart fro the cdc. www.cdc.gov/growthchart.
Answered on Feb 24, 2014

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