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LS2 Lect20 - HUMAN GROWTH! Chapter 7 (sections on growth)!...

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HUMAN GROWTH Chapter 7 (sections on growth) Prof. Peter Ellison, ofFce hours M 2-3 or by appt.
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OUTLINE 1. GROWTH CYCLES 2. PATTERNS AND REGULARITIES 3. HORMONAL CONTROL
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Three universal characteristics of life: METABOLISM REPRODUCTION GROWTH Jean Baptiste Lamarck
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ENERGY MAINTENANCE REPRODUCTION GROWTH ?
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Vitruvius, 1st c. BCE Da Vinci, 1452 - 1519 Bergmüller, 1688 - 1762 Montbeillard (well, actually his friend Buffon), 1720 - 1785
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“To say that children . . . vary in the rate at which they are growing would seem to be a more fundamental statement than that they vary in the size to which they have grown.” -- D ʼ Arcy Thompson
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General
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MICROCEPHALY Head circumference 2SD < normal
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General
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SOME PRINCIPLE REGULARITIES Different “parts” have somewhat different trajectories High correlation part-to-part High correlation age-to-age
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Crossing two centile lines is cause for clinical concern.
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