What is the average FOC for a term newborn? What is the rate of growth over the first year?
Average FOC of a term newborn is 35 cm. Average FOC growth is 2 cm per month for the first 3 months, 1 cm per month for the next 3 months, and 0.5 cm per month for the last 6 months.
Adult head size averages approximately 57 cm.