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  Height Potential Prediction by Mid-parental Height

 
Input:
 
Sex Female

Male
Height mother  
Height father  
Results:
 
Height potential  
Height percentile  
 
Decimal Precision  

 
     
 
Notes

 
References
  1. Tanner JM, Goldstein H, Whitehouse RH. Standards for children's height at ages 2-9 years allowing for heights of parents. Arch Dis Child. 1970 Dec;45(244):755-62. PMID: 5491878 PubMed Logo
  2. Percentile conversion from Z-score is done by table look-up in the standard normal table. Percentiles are provided for Z-scores between -3.09 and 3.09. Values beyond these extremes return percentiles of 0.1 and 99.9, respectively.
  3. Click for Normal Data Table

 
Associated Medical Subject Headings [MeSH] Terms
 
         Adult,   Age Factors,   Body Height,   Child,   Diagnosis,   Differential,   Female,   Genetics,   Humans,   Male,   Medical,   Middle Aged,   Parents,   Preschool,   Sex Factors,   Socioeconomic Factors

 
Associated ICD9-CM Codes
 
   253.0Acromegaly and gigantism
   259.4Dwarfism nec

 
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