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Table 6 Correlation between organ dimensions and somatic parameters. (Spearman rank correlation coefficient)

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

   Liver Spleen Right Kidney Left Kidney Age
Weight Correlation coefficient 0.579 0.486 0.614 0.624 0.740
P-value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
Height Correlation coefficient 0.530 0.437 0.591 0.597 0.839
P-value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
BMI Correlation coefficient 0.384 0.347 0.350 0.354 0.320
P-value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001
Age Correlation coefficient 0.527 0.337 0.534 0.538  
P-value <0.001 <0.001 <0.001 <0.001