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Table 2 The three children without complete anthropometric measurements before or 5 years after SDR operation

From: Growth in Children with Cerebral Palsy during five years after Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy: a practice-based study

  Boy, GMFCS IV Girl, GMFCS IV Boy, GMFCS IV
Gestational age, completed weeks: 38 28 30
Birth weight z-score -0.15 0.54 -0.81
Age at SDR operation, years 3.4 4.5 5.8
Weight z-score    
First available measure 2.31 (pre SDR) -2.64 (1/2 year post SDR) -1.35 (pre SDR)
18 months post SDR 1.14 -2.94 -0.77
5 years post SDR 1.59 Follow-up declined -1.16
Height/length z-score    
First available measure 1.53 (1/2 year post SDR) -3.37 (1/2 year post SDR) 0.04 (1 year post SDR)
18 months post SDR 0.71 -3.39 -0.70
5 years post SDR -0.55 Follow-up declined -0.74
BMI z-score    
First available measure 2.15 (1/2 year post SDR) -0.40 (1/2 year post SDR) -1.21 (1 year post SDR)
18 months post SDR 0.92 -0.23 -0.47
5 years post SDR 2.20 Follow-up declined - 0.68