LP28659-8     Body surface area

DESCRIPTION
  Part: Body surface area
  Description: The body surface area can be obtained via an algebreacic equation. The average BSA varries with gender and age

"Normal" BSA is generally taken to be 1.73 m² for an adult.
Average BSA values
Neonate (Newborn) 0.25 m²
Child 2 years 0.5 m²
Child 9 years 1.07 m²
Child 10 years 1.14 m²
Child 12-13 years 1.33 m²
For men 1.9 m²
For women 1.6 m²
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BASIC PART PROPERTIES
  Type: FRAGMENTS FOR SYNONYMS
  Status: ACTIVE
  Created On: 12/3/2001

LANGUAGE VARIANTS
 
  Chinese (CHINA)  (From: Lin Zhang, A LOINC volunteer from China)   SYNONYMS
  体表面积     BSA

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