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Does height influence progression through primary school grades?
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    Re: Short Stature, school grade and growth monitoring

    Dear Editor,

    We read with interest the paper by Wake, et al [1] which highlights the relation between child's height and grade progression in primary school. The authors reported that the group of boys who had repeated a grade, who were relatively short for their age, appeared to be responsible for this relation. Children with short stature may experience academic difficulties, psychological impairment, and emoti...

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