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Table 3 Longitudinal length of the spleen by body weight category

From: Ultrasonographic parameters of the liver, spleen and kidneys among a cohort of school children in Sri Lanka

Weight group (Kg) Spleen length(cm) 95% CI of the mean
Median IQ range Mean SD Min Max Upper lower
≤20
n = 126
6.90 6.38–7.52 6.93 0.84 5.0 9.70 6.78 7.08
21–30
n = 158
7.54 7.27–8.13 7.54 0.79 5.41 9.70 7.41 7.66
31–40
n = 41
8.55 7.76–9.17 8.46 1.04 5.72 10.7 8.13 8.78
≥41
n = 7
9.26 8.64–9.36 9.09 0.52 8.50 9.92 8.61 9.57
  1. Median and Interquartile range(IQR) was provided for clarity and for comparison of results with future studies