Forgotten Diseases Research Foundation


Postnatal Growth

The PDF files on this page were created by the Mother and Child Institute, an organization that was formed in 1948 and officially appointed by the Polish Council of Ministers in 1951. The institute focuses on the health of mothers, children, and adolescents. The growth charts were created from data on children in Warsaw and were published in 1999 (1).

Length and Height
Head Circumference


  1. 1. Palczewska I & Niedżwiecka Z (1999) Siatki centylowe do oceny rozwuju somatycznego dzieci i młodzieży (Centile charts to assess the somatic development of children and youth). Warsaw, Mother and Child Institute. Full text in Polish.

Page last modified on 18 April 2022.