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iam 18 years old can my height increase if so how

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
You might still: grow a little - but it is likely that you have undergone most of your potential growth (unless you entered puberty late). Our height is largely determined by genetics.
Answered on Nov 2, 2014

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