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does autism cause early puberty in girls?

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Dr. Anthony Vertino
22 years experience Clinical Psychology
Nothing conclusive: There is research out there on puberty and hormonal changes in autistic boys and girls. However, the research is inconclusive at present re: precocious puberty.
Answered on May 8, 2016
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