Syndrome characterized by osteitis fibrosa disseminate, areas of pigmentation and endocrine dysfunction with precocious puberty
Organochlorine pesticides are believed to be responsible for precocious puberty
that occurred in girls immigrating at very young ages from countries using dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT); breast development occurred at 8 years of age and menarche at 10 years of age in these girls.
Doctors checked her hormone levels and found she had a high rate of oestrogen and she was diagnosed with precocious puberty
In idiopathic central precocious puberty
, the most common form of precocious puberty
, sexual development occurs without known cause before age 8 in girls and age 9 in boys.
A research team of environmental health at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) has verified that DEHP in the environment can lead to children's allergy and asthma and girls' precocious puberty
Even with cortisol replacement, persistent elevation of ACTH from the pituitary gland results in excessive androgen levels leading to virilization of females including precocious puberty
, menstrual irregularity, short stature, hirsutism, acne and fertility problems.
5 mg 6-month formulation in 44 patients (39 girls and 5 boys) with central precocious puberty
The tests revealed that the boy was suffering from precocious puberty
These include an epidemic of premature breast development and early puberty in Puerto Rico, linked to dairy and meat products, and studies from Hungary and Italy where female children with precocious puberty
had increased ZEN levels in their serum.
Both precocious puberty
and low-level mercury are per se high-profile topics of public health interest.
The original description of McCune-Albright syndrome (MAS) included diffuse fibrous dysplasia, cafe-au-lait macules, and precocious puberty
Her daughter had a rare condition called Precocious Puberty