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Table 1 Descriptive analysis of anthropometric measurements of children based on age (n = 403)

From: Sonographic evaluation of spleen size in apparently healthy children in north-west Ethiopia, 2020: time to define splenomegaly

Age N Height(cm) Weight (kg) Waist circumference (cm) xiphopubic distance(cm) body surface area (m2) abdominal volume(cm3)
Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
7 60 118.9 6.2 25.3 4.0 52.5 5.2 23.6 2.2 0.9 0.1 5233.0 1232.2
8 40 119.6 5.4 26.1 4.1 53.4 5.0 25.5 1.1 0.9 0.1 5824.7 1001.2
9 52 133.5 8.4 35.5 8.5 57.0 4.9 25.5 2.1 1.1 0.2 6585.0 958.7
10 76 134.8 7.5 36.4 7.3 56.8 3.6 28 2 1.2 0.1 7233.0 1156.7
11 16 140.5 0.5 49.8 0.9 62.8 0.4 27.3 0.4 1.4 - 8541.4 16.7
12 48 137.2 7.5 33.8 7.8 56.3 3.3 28.0 1.0 1.1 0.2 7075.7 870.9
13 34 153 1.1 44.8 5.5 61.6 1.7 31.4 1.0 1.4 0.1 9509.0 694.5
14 24 153.3 4.5 45.5 1.7 57.7 2.3 32.8 1.5 1.4 - 8690.2 585.4
15 53 150.4 2.6 44.0 5.9 59.1 4.2 30.8 3.1 1.4 0.1 7871.0 2563.3
Total 403 136.0 13.0 36.1 9.6 56.8 4.9 27.7 3.4 1.2 0.2 7107.8 1790.7