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stature

 [stach´ur]
the height or tallness of a person standing.

stat·ure

(statch'yūr),
The height of a person.
[L. statura, fr. statuo, pp. statutus, to cause to stand]

stature

/sta·ture/ (stach´ur) the height or tallness of a person standing.stat´ural

stat·ure

(stach'ŭr)
The height of a person.
[L. statura, fr. statuo, pp. statutus, to cause to stand]

stature

the height of an animal in the standing position.
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Richards of the University of California, Berkeley reviewed genetic and biological factors that contribute to microcephaly and short stature in people today.
Despite its significance and potential practical utility, little is known concerning the relationship between head circumference and personal stature among adult Sri Lankans, inhabitants of the South Asian country.
Growth hormone regimens in Australia: analysis of the first 3 years of treatment for idiopathic growth hormone deficiency and idiopathic short stature.
The authors found, across all long bones examined and for both sexes, that the odds ratio of premature mortality (defined as death before 30 years of age) decreased as stature increased, with one standard deviation increase in bone length resulting in a 10-20% decline in premature mortality risk.
2,3,4,5,6,7] It is possible to estimate the stature when the foot is the only part of the body that remains.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use of its redesigned MAGEC system with its RELINE Small Stature system for the the adult and pediatric deformity markets.
0 millimeter rod diameter offering, that when paired with the low-profile RELINE Small Stature system, is designed to provide optimal strength to growing-rod constructs to help improve clinical outcomes.
Short stature in this case may be associated with the presence of 45,X cell line and/or SHOX gene deletion.
The Genetics and Neuroendocrinology of Short Stature International Study (GENESIS) followed more than 22,000 children who were treated in 30 countries from 1999 to 2015.
5-year-old girl with primary amenorrhea, gonadal dysgenesis, and tall stature without other manifestations of the Turner syndrome.
Background and Objective: Short stature is defined as height below 3rd centile.
5 (BNA): Chief Prosecutor of the Northern Prosecution, Mohammed Salah, said the Public Prosecution had received a report from the Cyber Crime Directorate indicating that an individual had published an article in a foreign newspaper in which he deliberately disseminated false news and information and tendentious rumours that undermine the kingdom's prestige and stature.