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PUBERTY, civil law. The age in boys after fourteen years until full age, and in girls after twelve years until full age. Ayl. Pand. 63; Hall's Pract. 14; Toull. Dr. Civ. Fr. tom. 6, p. 100; Inst. 1, 22; Dig. 1, 7, 40, 1; Code, 5, 60, 3.

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Results of long-term follow-up after treatment of central precocious puberty with leuprorelin acetate: Evaluation of effectiveness of treatment and recovery of gonadal function.
Age of menarche and near adult height after long-term gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist treatment in girls with central precocious puberty.
Keywords: Bone age, central precocious puberty, GnRH stimulation test, premature thelarche
Central precocious puberty (CPP) is defined as development of secondary sex characteristics in relation with activation of the HPG axis before the age of 8 years in girls and before the age of 9 years in boys (1-3).
Plasma kisspeptin levels in normal female pubertal stages and in girls with idiopathic central precocious puberty," Chinese Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol.
Serum kisspeptin levels in Korean girls with central precocious puberty," Journal of Korean Medical Science, vol.
Abbot said that patients with central precocious puberty who have been prescribed Lupron Depot-PED receive an injection that is administered in the physician office.
Abbott's submission to the FDA was supported by new data from a 24-week, open-label study involving 84 patients with central precocious puberty.

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