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Table 2 Anthropometric measurements of adults with achondroplasia

From: High prevalence of symptomatic spinal stenosis in Norwegian adults with achondroplasia: a population-based study

Variables Males (n = 27) Females (n = 23)
Mean (SD) Range Mean (SD) Range
Height, cm 135.4 (9.5) 112.8–154.5 129.1 (7.6) 115.0–144.9
Weight, kg 62.4 (15.8) 42.1–95.8 54.0 (9.8) 32.3–68.6
Body mass index, kg/m2 34.0 (7.6) 21.7–49.9 32.4 (5.5) 21.8–43.8
Sitting height, cm a 86.9 (4.6) 73.8–93.5 84.6 (4.0) 76.8–91.9
Arm span, cm 120.3 (8.6) 98.4–137.7 110.6 (8.7) 56.0–62.8
Head circumference, cm 60.4 (1.4) 57.1–63.0 59.1 (1.9) 56.0–62.8
  1. a Males: n = 25, females n = 22