The comparison between birth length and adult stature of 169 subjects shows that the correlations are quite similar as those between neonatal and adult weights. The action of the fetal milieu does not appear to be different for those characteristics.
Olivier, G; Bressac, F; and Tissier, H
"Correlations Between Birth Length and Adult Stature,"
1, Article 9.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.wayne.edu/humbiol/vol50/iss1/9