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RMJ. 2021; 46(3): 604-607


Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study

Rabia Waseem Butt, Maliha Akhtar Qureshi, Maryam Amjad, Ahsen Farooq, Salma Umbreen, Aeisha Begum.

Abstract
Objective: To establish normal reference data for the sonographic measurement of liver and spleen size in healthy Pakistani children.
Methodology: This cross sectional, hospital based study was conducted at the Radiology Department HIT Hospital, Taxila Cantt. It comprised 354 healthy children between ages of 1 month to 12 years. Sonographic assessment of liver and spleen size were made further correlating with age, gender, height/length and weight of the participants. Data were analysed using SPSS 23.
Results: The normal liver and spleen length organometric normative data is shown to correlate with the weight and height/length of the child.
Conclusion: The study provides the normal values of liver and spleen size by Ultrasonography in healthy Pakistani children.

Key words: Children, llver, spleen, organometry, ultrasonography.


 
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Butt RW, Qureshi MA, Amjad M, Farooq A, Umbreen S, Begum A. Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. RMJ. 2021; 46(3): 604-607.


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Butt RW, Qureshi MA, Amjad M, Farooq A, Umbreen S, Begum A. Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. http://www.rmj.org.pk/?mno=12219 [Access: August 06, 2021].


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Butt RW, Qureshi MA, Amjad M, Farooq A, Umbreen S, Begum A. Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. RMJ. 2021; 46(3): 604-607.



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Butt RW, Qureshi MA, Amjad M, Farooq A, Umbreen S, Begum A. Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. RMJ. (2021), [cited August 06, 2021]; 46(3): 604-607.



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Butt, R. W., Qureshi, . M. A., Amjad, . M., Farooq, . A., Umbreen, . S. & Begum, . A. (2021) Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. RMJ, 46 (3), 604-607.



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Butt, Rabia Waseem, Maliha Akhtar Qureshi, Maryam Amjad, Ahsen Farooq, Salma Umbreen, and Aeisha Begum. 2021. Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. Rawal Medical Journal, 46 (3), 604-607.



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Butt, Rabia Waseem, Maliha Akhtar Qureshi, Maryam Amjad, Ahsen Farooq, Salma Umbreen, and Aeisha Begum. "Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study." Rawal Medical Journal 46 (2021), 604-607.



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Butt, Rabia Waseem, Maliha Akhtar Qureshi, Maryam Amjad, Ahsen Farooq, Salma Umbreen, and Aeisha Begum. "Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study." Rawal Medical Journal 46.3 (2021), 604-607. Print.



APA (American Psychological Association) Style

Butt, R. W., Qureshi, . M. A., Amjad, . M., Farooq, . A., Umbreen, . S. & Begum, . A. (2021) Normal values of liver and spleen sizes by ultrasonography in Pakistani children: a regional study. Rawal Medical Journal, 46 (3), 604-607.








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