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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Any girl who has not had nipple enlargement by 13 and menses by 15 should have an evaluation done. A pediatric endocrinologist would be my referral d ... Read More

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Be careful!: Testosterone is one of the many hormones and chemicals that stimulate physical development during puberty. How these chemicals work together is very ... Read More
Dr. Matt Malkin
15 years experience Anesthesiology
No: Unless you have a deficiency, it shouldn't. And a true abscence would lead to non-formation of male genitalia. The presence of testosterone should be ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Proper treatment: Growth and development problems: stunted growth and delayed puberty, are common problems in children and teens with crohn's disease. These problems ar ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to guess: If there was growth last year, there might be continued growth this year. Most people reach their maximum height in their late teens. Without nutritio ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: It is possible. And, sometimes there is a family history of constitutional growth delay, or delayed puberty. Discuss with your doctor.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurney Pearsall
28 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
It is a transition: Puberty is the transition from childhood to adulthood. This occurs in both sexes. The time it takes to complete the transition is variable, but it u ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Growth: You are still growing and so is voice box, larynx. Do not push things and wait for your growth to be complete before deciding on a course of action. W ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
How big is big...: Since 16 year-olds haven't had the opportunity to compare a variety of labia sizes, it is difficult to know what a 16 year-old means when she says "la ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
Unlikely: In a normally developed male, penis has reached an adult size by age 16. In case you have not developed pubertal developmental stage V, penis might ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe: We are missing some info on the basic contribution to height,(both parents heights) . Males are expected to reach the average of both +2.5 inches. The ... Read More
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