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what age does a teens first period come?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
About 2yr after buds: The average girl will hit menarche 2-2 & 1/2 years after her breast buds appear. Often she will notice a clear or straw colored scant discharge during the weeks or months before it starts. (ave us=12.5-13y).

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Last updated Oct 25, 2012

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