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# A doctor calculates a particular dose of medicine is appropriate for an individual whose BSA is less than 1.8. If the mass of an individual is 75 Kg, how many cm can he/she be for the dose to be appropriate?

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### Substitute in the equation and solve

## The correct answer is: 155.52

**Complete step by step solution:**

Here, BSA < 1.8 and M = 75kg

Given that the formula for BSA =

On squaring both the sides, we get

So, the height of the person must be less than 155.52 for the dose to be appropriate.

Here, BSA < 1.8 and M = 75kg

Given that the formula for BSA =

On squaring both the sides, we get

So, the height of the person must be less than 155.52 for the dose to be appropriate.

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