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What are the tanner stages for boys?

What are the tanner stages for boys?

Tanner stages is a: Sexual maturation. At 16 y/o you should have tanner stage ~5. No further height increases after age 17 yrs. Pubic hair: adult pubic hair distribution (15.3 years). Pubic hair spreads to medial thigh.No hair spread to linea alba. Penis: mature genital size by 16.5 yrs. Testes:length >4.5 cm. Secondary sexual characteristics: facial hair present on sides. Mature male physique. Gynecomastia dissaper. ...Read more

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What are the tanner stages of males?

What are the tanner stages of males?

Tanner stage: There are 5 tanner stages for males and they depend on the frowth of penis, testes, and pubic hair, stage one is the earliest and stage 5 is the adult one. ...Read more

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Do boys grow in height in every tanner stage?

Do boys grow in height in every tanner stage?

They grow: They certainly grow in every Tanner stage, in some more than others. Certainly after reaching Tanner 5 at some point they stop growing. In general boys stop growing by 18-20. ...Read more

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What are the 5 tanner stages of the puberty process?

What are the 5 tanner stages of the puberty process?

For female:: Tanner 1 is no pubic hair, no breasts; 2 is some breast tissue and a few pubic hairs; 3 is more breast tissue,more and coarser pubic hair; 4 is more breast tissue, even more pubic hair; 5 is adult breast, adult pubic hair distribution. For male:1 is no penis,testicle enlargement and no pubic hair; 2 is sl enlarged penis & testicles,few hairs,3, 4 & 5 are more enlargement & more hair. ...Read more

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Does being in tanner stage 4 mean growth in height has stopped?

Puberty: Not necessarily.. Tanner 5 is end of puberty..one can still grow at tanner stage 4 ...Read more

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If I am at Tanner Stage 4.2 (approximately) and I'm 5'3.5", how much can I grow, if at all?

If I am at Tanner Stage 4.2 (approximately) and I'm 5'3.5", how much can I grow, if at all?

Well : Most women have reached their maximum total adult height by age 16 to 18. You might grow another inch but probably less than an inch or no more growth in height. Consult endocrinologist for specific advice and treatment ...Read more

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