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Is it possible for a 12 yr old get stretch marks?
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Dr. Deborah Archer
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes
If the skin is forced to stretch faster than it can keep up with then you will get stretch marks.
Sometimes from obesity -- rapid weight gain, but this can also happen in very tall kids who are growing fast or girls whose breasts are large and growing fast as well.

In brief: Yes
If the skin is forced to stretch faster than it can keep up with then you will get stretch marks.
Sometimes from obesity -- rapid weight gain, but this can also happen in very tall kids who are growing fast or girls whose breasts are large and growing fast as well.
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