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What is precocious puberty?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience in Pediatrics
Early puberty: Precocious puberty is defined by pubertal changes in girls before 8 years-old and in boys prior to the age of 9 years-old.
Answered on Aug 14, 2012

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