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when do men stop growing

A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
16-20 years: Most men finish their height growth by age 20 years. Rarely, there may be growth after that, & often growth is over before then. Seeing an x-ray of g ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Windisch
25 years experience Pediatrics
18 Yrs: Men typically stop growing in height around 18 years. Girls about 2 years earlier.
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Still growing: You stop growing when the ends of your long bones fuse at the end of puberty. With some variation, you probably still have some growth potential befor ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Men stopping: Growing in height well before age 25.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Nature: Your numbers are off a bit.Most women stop at 16-17 and men at 17-18 as a response to the hormones that drive puberty.These hormones tell the growth c ... Read More
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
20 or so : Males can grow in height up to age 20 or so, depending on their genetics.
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Dr. Harry Myers
24 years experience Family Medicine
Puberty: Hi!, Growth rates vary due to genetics, genders and environments. Hormone issues can also have an effect. Generally People are done growing by their ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Most will stop: Growing before the age of 25 years. Theoretically the epiphyseal plate fuses around the age of 25 years stoping further height gain
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Dr. Ivan Colon
27 years experience Urology
Around after puberty: It depends on when a boy finishes puberty. A boy usually finishes puberty between 15 and 17 years old, with an average penile length of 6 inches. By ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Many things: First a firm diagnosis needs to be made by an experienced doctor in this field. Once made, contrahormal therapy, epilation, electrolysis, & laser are ... Read More
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