Expected Increments

There is a predictable height increase for each specific time interval. This increment changes with age. Males and females have the same incremental height increases for the first 48 months of life, then sex differences are noted. Expected height increase increment charts can be found in Fig. 4.26.

Figure 4.26 Expected increments in height, both sexes, birth to 16 years. From Lowrey (1986), by permission.

Figure 4.26 Expected increments in height, both sexes, birth to 16 years. From Lowrey (1986), by permission.

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