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My child is 11 height 4 9' weighs a ct. Scan of abdomen showed intestinal wall inflammation.. Anemic 9.2 and constipation what can it be?

My child is 11 height 4 9' weighs a ct. Scan of  abdomen showed intestinal wall inflammation.. Anemic 9.2  and constipation what can it be?

More testing needed: The anemia is worrisome for a more serious, chronic problem like inflammatory bowel disease (ulcerative colitis, crohn's) although those are more likely to cause diarrhea. Follow up with a pediatric gastroenterologist will be improtant. ...Read more

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Whats average height and weight of children at 6?

Whats average height and weight of children at 6?

Sex assigned: Please see this website. Boys and girls are plotted on different charts: http://www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts/charts.Htm. ...Read more

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Is the height of a child affected by gymnastics ??

Is the height of a child affected by gymnastics ??

Maybe: Possibly if your child is training too hard. At the Olympic level, training is such that these girls have delayed puberty, very low body fat and reduced puberty hormones which reduce growth, bone mass and possibly final adult height. However, limited research has yet to establish a cause- effect relationship between the two. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3751410/ Endo docs? ...Read more

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What is the suitable height for a child that age 11?

What is the suitable height for a child that age 11?

About 145 cm: The suitable height for 11 years old female is between 145 cm (58 inches) to 155 cm. ,this height will show that the child is growing well in height .But the height varies in different ethnic groups and also depends on nutrition and health status . ...Read more

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How can you predict your child's height as an adult?

Height calculations: Step 1: add parents' height in inches. Step 2: if child is male, add 5 inches to total from step 1. If child is female, subtract 5 inches from total from step 1. Step 3: divide answer from step 2 by 2. This is the predicted adult height of child, give or take 2 inches above or below. ...Read more

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Should i purchase a weight and height chart for kids?

Should i purchase a weight and height chart for kids?

Get online: Go to the cdc website & you can go through the statistics page & select growth charts. That link brings you to various growth charts for different age and gender. Download the one you want. www.cdc.gov or www.Cdc.Gov/growthcharts. ...Read more

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What determines how fast a child grows in height in one year?

What determines how fast a child grows in height in one year?

Growth rate: Height velocity varies with age , caloric intake, hormone levels, and absence or presence of disease. Your pediatrician can plot a growth velocity for your child and show you how normal she is. ...Read more

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What if my child's weight percentile is higher than her height percentile?

See below: As long as your child is staying on track, that is not crossing the percentile lines on the growth chart, the fact that one is higher than the other is not important. ...Read more

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