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What are the stages of correct puberty for a male?

What are the stages of correct puberty for a male?

Puberty: I am not sure what you mean by "correct" puberty as there can be quite a bit of variation in pubertal progression in both sexes. Good descriptions and other resources concerning puberty can be found at http://www. Healthychildren. Org. Search "stages of puberty" or just "puberty".

Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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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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What are the stages of puberty for a male?

What are the stages of puberty for a male?

Tanner stages 2-5: In boys, tanner 2 usually begins at ~12 years of age: the scrotum (the pouch containing the testes) will begin to thin and darken/redden; the testicles will increase in size; fine pubic hairs will start to appear at the base of the penis; one's body fat usually decreases, while the height gets taller by about 2-2.5 inches a year. Tanner 3-5 follows.

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What are the stages of puberty in males?

What are the stages of puberty in males?

Tanner stages: Tanner stage 1: child. Stage 2: enlargement of the testes and beginnings of pubic hair. Stage 3: more pubic hair. Beginning of hair elsewhere. Stage 4: thick pubic hair in pubic area. Stage 5: pubic hair grows up towards belly button, mature testes, physically adult.

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At what age does the average male reach puberty?

At what age does the average male reach puberty?

Puberty: Average age for males is about 12years old. Normal range however may be 9 to 14 to start.

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Could you tell me what happens when a male hits puberty?

Could you tell me what happens when a male hits puberty?

Many things: Puberty brings many physical and emotional changes caused by hormonal variations too numerous to list here. The american acdemy of pediatrics website is a good resource as is your pediatrician.

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Could men go through a "second puberty" and blossom until a later age?

Could men go through a "second puberty" and blossom until a later age?

No: puberty is usually age 9-14 for boys. If delayed it might end a fewyears later. No known second puberty

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What do you suggest if I'm 19 male and I haven't reached full puberty help?

What do you suggest if I'm 19 male and I haven't reached full puberty help?

Consultation needed: To b sure that you are not as developed as u should be-a visit to your dr should answer the question. People develope t different rates. To rule out any endocrine problem you need to visit physician for complete exam.

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What are the secondary sex characteristics that males obtain during puberty?

What are the secondary sex characteristics that males obtain during puberty?

Maturation: The first sign if puberty in boys is testicular enlargement. Either before or after this starts, boys will develop pubic and underarm hair, body odor, and acne. Penile enlargement, voice changes, and facial hair usually ensue as the testes get larger. Pubertal boys eat and grow a lot as they put on more bone and muscle weight also.

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What are some of the physiological changes that take place during male puberty?

What are some of the physiological changes that take place during male puberty?

Voice deepens: Testes and penis increase in size, testosterone conversion to the active form increases stimulating increase in size and strength of muscles. The onset of puberty is triggered or preceded by adrenal hormone production leading to maturation of the sweat glands and hair growth, Growth hormone spurts are greater leading to increased height, emotional responses to hormonal changes occur. More to come

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What is the life and or world like as a teenage male going through puberty and in General in other words what's it like?

What is the life and or world like as a teenage male going through puberty and in General in other words what's it like?

Thanks For Asking!!!: Read your picks : "The Catcher in the Rye" (J.D. Salinger) "The Giver" (Lois Lowry) "Great Souls" (David Aikman) "Great Books" (David Denby) "The Book of Virtues" (William Bennett) "The 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens" (Sean Covey) "Chicken Soup 4 the Teenage Soul" (Jack Canfield, et al) "The Teen's Guide to World Domination..." (Josh Shipp) "Moby Dick" (Herman Melville)

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I am a 25year old male. I understand at puberty we produce a lot of biochemicals which is responsible for growth. Is ther a way to restart this again?

No: It's too late since the ends of your bones have fused and can't grow anymore. You can grow sideways by gaining weight, but that's not healthy.

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At what stage of puberty does a male's voice break?

Variable: Some boys will experience a gradual change in their voice and for others the change will be rapid. This occurs during puberty with a range of about 10 to 15 years old. For many it occurs around ages 12 to 13 years old.

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Can male pattern hairloss start once you hit puberty?

Yes: It's generally a genetic thing. Look at male relatives if you're male -- females if you're female. In females, it's much more common and severe if you're obese and Insulin resistant -- such as pcos>.

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What are the signs of a growth spurt for males after puberty?

Growth: After puberty a male has more hair, grows taller and has more musculature.

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What can I do to maximize my height growth during puberty-male?

Be Normal: If you are basically healthy, then your growth will determined by the potential your dna has. Nothing you do will really matter. There are no exercises or supplements that will make you taller than you are meant to be.

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I am 17 male. My puberty started at 15 and I still look like a small child. How can I speed up puberty process?

I am 17 male. My puberty started at 15 and I still look like a small child. How can I speed up puberty process?

Nothing can rush it: You can not rush puberty. If your father went through puberty late you probably will too. At this stage I would at least see your pediatrician to determine if your growth is ok. They may order blood tests, a wrist xray, or make a referral depending on how your previous growth was.

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