#ChennaiRainsHelp growth of my child

My son whose age is 3yrs 4 M is only78 Cm tall and weight is 10 Kg height is 170 Cm and mothers height is 157 Cm .he eats well and all type of food. Still growth is not appropriate. What doi do
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Ashwani Koul Bangalore | Pediatrician
The growth of your child is below the expected range for the age. Both his height and weight are lower than 3rd centile on WHO growth charts. 1st step would be to do a dietary evaluation for adequate calories proteins and minerals. If that's adequate see a pediatrician for a physical examination for any causes. US to LS ratio. And Plotting his growth from birth till now on a growth chart. Based on that further evaluation can be done. All this can be done if you visit a pediatrician or a pediatric endocrinologist.
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