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How long the puberty will last in girl age?

How long the puberty will last in girl age?

4yr (2yr to menses): A girl's puberty lasts about 4 years overall, but the range can be from 1.5 to 8 years' time. Her periods start about 2 years after puberty begins. The later her puberty starts, the shorter the time between the beginning of puberty and the start of her periods. So, a girl who starts puberty at 9yr might have her period 2yr+9m later, but a girl who starts puberty at 13yr may have a period 6m later. ...Read more

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Puberty (Definition)

Puberty is the normal condition in which a humans physically change from child to a teenage pre-adult who is able to reproduce (become fertile, able to have children). Pubertal development is divided into 5 stages by appearance (Tanner stages). Adolescence is time when puberty occurs, and includes ...Read more


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Typical age for girl to hit puberty? What is the average age that girls begin puberty? How long does it last? What causes some girls to start extremely early and some to start extremely late?

8.5 -13 years: First sign of puberty is breast development. Normal age range is 8.5-13 years. Once puberty starts, it takes about 2.5-3.Years before having your first period. Early puberty in girls is common and is usually idiopathic and benign. There is a large list of causes of late puberty which would be too hard to talk about in this forum. ...Read more

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At what age is normal to be going through girl puberty?

At what age is normal to be going through girl puberty?

8-12: Most girls will start to develop breast tissue somewhere between age 8 and 12 years-old. Anything earlier is precocious and later may be considered delayed. ...Read more

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What is the youngest recorded age for a girl to start puberty?

Varies: The average age of onset of menstruation is about 12.5 yrs, however in case of precocious puberty it can vary and be as early as a year or two. "precocious puberty is statistically defined as 2.5 to 3.0 sds below the average age of onset of puberty in healthy children--so age 5-6 years old is more typically seen than the 2-3 yr olds. The mean age of onset of puberty is about 10.5 years in girls. ...Read more

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Can a girl have a very late puberty at age 20?

Not normal: Puberty generally ranges from 9-14 years old. If it is delayed beyond that, there is an hormonal problem that must be evaluated by an endocrinologist. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be having a growth spurt at age 15 (girl) if puberty started late?

Is it possible to be having a growth spurt at age 15 (girl)  if puberty started late?

YES: Growth is a variable process during the transition of puberty. Late bloomers will usually finish their linear growth later than those who start early, but for girls there are some predictable markers.Menses is expected by 2-3 years after breast buds emerge and the hormones that support these markers also signal the bones to do their final growth. Expect an average of 2.5 inches after 1st menses. ...Read more

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What age would be considered delayed puberty for a girl?

What age would be considered delayed puberty for a girl?

Nips/flow: Failure to see nipple enlargement by 13 and menses by 15 would be a reasonable reason to seek evaluation for delayed pubertal development. ...Read more

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I m a girl of 19 yrs. and m of 5.1 feet... is it possible to grow taller if i do regular workouts even at the age of 19? growing taller after puberty?

Growth after puberty: If your growth plates have closed on your long bones, you will not grown any taller. Exercise to improve posture may help to make you appear taller, however. ...Read more

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