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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Puberty: Girls: breast budding indicates the initiation of pituitary pubertal hormones activating the ovaries. In boys, the same pituitary hormones will lead ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Delayed puberty: The typical adolescent, endowed with the impatience and insecurities of youth, would probably insist that any nanosecond that doesn’t bring an increas ... Read More
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A 62-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience in Pediatric Endocrinology
Still largely unknow: We still do not know precisely, yet certain hormonal chemicals are well know to play a major role such as leptin, gpr54, kisspeptin and melatonin.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neigatha Graney
36 years experience in Pediatrics
Usually By 18 Years: Puberty is the period of transition to adult sexual maturity. Begins in males around 14.9 yrs on average (range of 13-17.3 yrs), with completion by 18 ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laura Webb
12 years experience in Pediatrics
Variable: Girls generally start between ages 8-11 and boys between 9 and 12. For girls the first sign is a growth spurt and then development of pubic hair and ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Jassey
16 years experience in Pediatrics
Puberty: Puberty generally starts for girls bt 9-14, and for boys bt 10-15. Puberty will generally last 3-5 years.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
YES IT CAN: And usually does! eat healthy, frequently, small amounts at a time of all the good nutritional fruits, vegetables, low fat protein sources, good fats ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Hard to say: Puberty is a transition that sees both early and late features. It can progress through all stages in as little as 3 years in some and as long a 7 in ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience in Internal Medicine
If you suffer: from delayed puberty you should see an endocrinologist who will test you. Mid all normal, estrogens will make it happen
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Confusing question: Puberty is a stage not an event. It can be as short as 2-3 years in some or extend 7 years in others.It begins with testicular enlargement in males wh ... Read More

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