A 16-year-old female asked:
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16 year old with crohn's disease, treated with estrogen patch for primary amenorrhea. how long before breast development and periods?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No first period?: If the md has "worked up" the diagnosis and is using an adequate amount of estrogen in either pill or patch, then development should occur within six months and periods when Progesterone is added.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014
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