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is possible to grow height after 30years?

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Dr. Ew Christensen
27 years experience Family Medicine
Usually not: The growth plate of the long bones in the body are closed at age 30 and further growth in height is unlikely. However, there are many that grow in circumference after the age of thirty.
Answered on Jul 26, 2014

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