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Latest Publications and Research on Precocious Puberty

Semin. Reprod. Med.    

DLK1, Notch Signaling and the Timing of Puberty.

Macedo DB, Kaiser UB

The factors that trigger human puberty are among the central mysteries of reproductive biology. Several approaches, including mutational analysis of c... Read More

Source: PubMed


Pseudo-precocious Puberty Associated with an Adrenocortical Tumor in a Young Child.

Kafi SE, Alagha E, Shazly MA, Al-Agha A

Precocious puberty is commonly observed in pediatric practice due to different causes, including adrenal tumors. Adrenocortical tumors are rare in chi... Read More

Source: PubMed

Ann Palliat Med    

Effect of gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog on ovarian reserve in children with central precocious puberty.

Tao Y, Si C, Li H, Han J, Hou H, Yang M

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone analog (GnRHa) is the mainstream treatment for central precocious puberty (CPP). However, its effect on the ovarian res... Read More

Source: PubMed

Int J Pediatr Endocrinol    

Van Wyk-Grumbach syndrome in a female pediatric patient with trisomy 21: a case report.

Gupta J, Lin-Su K

Children with hypothyroidism typically present with delayed growth and development, but on rare occasions can present with signs of precocious puberty... Read More

Source: PubMed

BMC Genomics    

Transcriptomic analysis of dead end knockout testis reveals germ cell and gonadal somatic factors in Atlantic salmon.

Kleppe L, Edvardsen RB, Furmanek T, Andersson E, Skaftnesmo KO, Thyri Segafredo F, Wargelius A

Sustainability challenges are currently hampering an increase in salmon production. Using sterile salmon can solve problems with precocious puberty an... Read More

Source: PubMed


ennairam_23 Thursday, April 14, 2011

I've read an article somewhere that more and more girls have earlier puberty nowadays. It can be attributed to the chemicals, pollution, hormones.

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