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Table 3 Limit of a longitudinal dimension of spleen according to the height of children using non-parametric reference limits (2.5th -97.5th ) and 5th – 97th percentiles) (n = 403)

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

Variable Centiles of the longitudinal dimension
Height 0.025 0.05 0.95 0.975
115 5.8 6.1 9.4 9.76
120 5.8 6.1 9.7 9.99
125 5.9 6.2 9.9 10.2
130 6 6.3 10.1 10.4
135 6 6.4 10.3 10.6
140 6.1 6.4 10.5 10.8
145 6.1 6.5 10.7 11
150 6.2 6.6 10.8 11.2
155 6.2 6.6 9.4 9.76