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can girls height increase after 20

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: Most women are limited to 2.5 inches of additional height after menses. The hormones that trigger menses signal the growth centers to finalize and clo ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
16 years for most: Most girls, not all, stop growing by about 16 years. It is more accurate to go by the age of her first period. They almost always stop growing by 3 ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Varies: Most girls will be done at 16 but some finish later depending on the status of their growth centers. If open, they can grow more (xrays can verify) in ... Read More
A 13-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julan Crane
24 years experience Pediatrics
Puberty growth: You can still grow for two years after your first period .
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zach Patrick
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not usually: Most adult bones fuse and finish growth by age 18.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely to help: At 21 your growth centers have likely closed so don't expect to grow taller.If you want to know for sure an x-ray of your wrist & hand can be analyse ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nudrat Nauman
24 years experience Pediatrics
Growth evaluation : Dear Sana, you have not provided your actual height measurement. Final height depends on a lot of factors like family genetics, nutrition and general ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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No.: There is no link between the frequency of masturbation and height, either in boys of girls.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Growth: Girls usually start slowing down around 18-19 years there may be a few instances till the age 20 yr. Puberty is much earlier - so yes they can still g ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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CDC website: http://www.cdc.gov/growthcharts/charts.htm.
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