Short straw

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DOCTORS need to be more aware that short parents do not always have short children. A child’s height usually depends on its parents, but short stature can also result from illness or abuse. Charlotte Wright of Newcastle University and her colleagues warn that doctors could miss these signs if they always assume that short stature is inherited (Archives of Disease in Childhood, vol 81,