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Table 2 Thymic index (TI) and TI to weight ratio by infant age

From: Thymic size is increased by infancy, but not pregnancy, nutritional supplementation in rural Gambian children: a randomized clinical trial

  N Thymic index (cm3)a Thymic index to weight ratio (cm3/kg)
Week 1 765 9.18 (3.08) 2.78 (0.87)
Week 8 752 13.9 (4.09) 2.80 (0.76)
Week 24 747 14.7 (4.20) 2.13 (0.59)
Week 52 707 13.2 (3.71) 1.61 (0.45)
  1. aMean (±standard deviation)