Table 5

Age-related presentation characteristics of this FASD series

0–5 years (n=27)6–26 years (n=26)
Mean lip–philtrum score3.113.56
Mean weight centile20.625.81
Mean height centile2025.81
Mean OFC centile29.7520.82
Growth failure (%)13/27 (48)9/26 (35)
Intellectual disability (%)15/22 (68)23/26 (88)
Behaviour problems (%)17/23 (74)23/26 (88)
Speech difficulties (%)15/20 (75)15/23 (65)
  • FASD, fetal alcohol spectrum disorders; OFC, occipital-frontal circumference.