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Table 2 Participant anthropometrics*

From: Effect of infant feeding on maternal body composition

  Exclusive breastfeeding
(n = 17)
Mean ± SD
Mixed feeding
(n = 7)
Mean ± SD
Prepregnancy weight (kg) 61.4 ± 8.1 68.4 ± 15.6
Height (cm) 165.8 ± 6.6 160.0 ± 6.0
Prepregnancy BMI (kgm-2) 22.1 ± 2.8 25.9 ± 6.2
Weight at 36 wks pregnancy (kg) 75.6 ± 9.6 81.1 ± 13.2
Pregnancy weight gain (kg) 14.8 ± 4.2 13.7 ± 3.3
Delivery weight (kg) 76.8 ± 9.8 81.9 ± 13.6
Infant birthweight (kg) 3.4 ± 0.3 3.3 ± 0.4
  1. * Differences between the groups were not statistically significant.