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If My Child Is Anorexic Will She Have Delayed Onset Of Puberty
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
What dose of testosterone should be used to start the onset of puberty by ribcage expansion and shoulder widening in delayed puberty if testis is 15ml?
If you develop anorexia before puberty (causing delayed puberty), after recovery, will your breasts ever reach their full potential size?
Had anorexia ages 17-24. Had A-cup breasts until mid 30's. Now 41 with C-cup. Same weight for 15 years. Delayed puberty completion? Don't understand..
Poor oxygen/nutrient: Thalessemia major is a genetric disorder which can and typically cause significant /severe anmia. The normal blood is essential to carry oxygen and nutrients to all organs/body tissues. A child with severe anemia will likely experience stunned growth/pubertal development because of pooor oxygen/nutrients needed for propper growth/development. Many have shortened lifespan. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
What to do if i was extremely thin as a child, and didn't begin puberty until about 15. Can being skinny cause delayed puberty or is it unrelated?
17 year old male come from a big boned family, he very small, with a speach immpetiment, anger issues & puberty delays, possible crack baby?
Not as desired event: Some girls with clinically serious eating disorders can prevent growth and delay puberty and menses as a package. For example, an 80 lb 9 yo that drops to 60lb may show many health changes, including stopping growth and what may have been proper timing for puberty. It is not going to happen if a kid cuts back a bit and leans out some. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Autism: Puberty can be thought of as a river being held in check by a dam. Negative or inhibitory impulses hold back puberty from starting early. Any "crack" in the dam can bring on puberty earlier by canceling these inhibitory impulses. Tumors, trauma, seizures, or even neuro chemical imballances may do this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
EnvironmentalPuberty: Premature onset of puberty is becoming more and more common. The environment plays a huge part in this phenomenon. For example, plastics contain phthalates, which are known as xeno-estrogens. Xeno means foreign. In addition, cows are being injected with bovine Estrogens and bovin growth hormones, which are ingested by kids when they eat beef or drink milk. Pesticides block normal hormones too. ...Read more
Premature changes: Depending on cause of early true puberty and gender, child can have various signs/symptoms. Usually seen in girls, 90% have central precocious puberty which means premature activation of puberty triggers in the brain. The girl usually has premature breasts (age of normal onset depends on ethnicity). She can have spurt in growth rate and advanced bone age. Also appearance of pubic hair, odor, etc. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Is hirsutism and aloepcia curable? i dont hv PCOD or thyroid. i had early onset of puberty at 8 yrs. my left labia minora got enlarged at puberty.
My hair are thinning and I have frontal baldness.I also have irregular periods.The hair loss started on the onset of puberty.Which disease is this?
Delayed puberty: Most cases are because kids can be "late bloomers." no breast development by 12-13 in girls or no testicular enlargement by 14 in boys is diagnostic. Other conditions can cause this, but are less common. Many patients in this situation might be referred to a pediatric endocrinologist. ...Read more
Needs evaluation: The underlying cause (s) should be sought first, e.g. Chromosome abnormality. ...Read more
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