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Should we see an endocrinologist if I think my child is experiencing precocious puberty?
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Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Your Pediatrician
Whether a child is precocious or not is best determined by your pediatrician, who will refer you to a pediatric endocrinologist if he belives that is the case.

In brief: Your Pediatrician
Whether a child is precocious or not is best determined by your pediatrician, who will refer you to a pediatric endocrinologist if he belives that is the case.
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
Dr. Luis Gonzalez-mendoza
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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Primary Doctor First
Your child's primary care provider should be able to determine if your child needs further work-up.
Precocious sexual development is when girls start breast or pubic hair growth before age 8 and for boys with pubic hair or genital enlargement prior to 9 years- old. If there remain concerns or questions, please see a pediatric endocrinologist.

In brief: Primary Doctor First
Your child's primary care provider should be able to determine if your child needs further work-up.
Precocious sexual development is when girls start breast or pubic hair growth before age 8 and for boys with pubic hair or genital enlargement prior to 9 years- old. If there remain concerns or questions, please see a pediatric endocrinologist.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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