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Is it possible to predict the growth of a teenager?

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Dr. Eric Goldstein


Practicing since :1999

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Posted on Mon, 19 Sep 2016 in Child Health
Question: How much more do u think my son will grow he's 16 5'9 he hurt his arm had X-ray they said his growth plate still open which means room for growth doctor said how much more do u think he will grow?
Answered by Dr. Eric Goldstein 16 minutes later
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Detailed Answer:
Hello. I just read through your question.
Though it is impossible to predict exactly how much more he will grow, it is probably safe to say that he will get another 1-2 inches before he is done.
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