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Table 3 Body composition and characteristics related to body composition measurements

From: Neonatal body composition: crossectional study in healthy term singletons in Germany

Body Compostion n = 271MinP 2.5P 10P 25MedianP 75P 90P97.5Max
Fat mass (g)2488161226333443557677894
Fat mass / total body mass (%)1.03.35.77.710.813.415.818.521.9
Fat-free mass (g)199223022446260628433099324634714062
Infant Characteristics at BC measurement n = 271
 Postnatal age at BC measurement (h)7.411.820.029.242.056.074.782.794.1
 Weight loss since birth (g)−232976132185247298367438
 Weight at BC measurement (g)213624812666288732183488373140094629
  1. Abbreviations: BC Body composition