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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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Differentiation of central precocious puberty (CPP) from premature thelarche (PT) is sometime difficult.
Changes in Body Mass Index in Girls with Idiopathic Central Precocious Puberty under Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Analogue Therapy: The Spanish Registry.
High incidence of central precocious puberty in a bounded geographic area of northwest Tuscany: An estrogen disrupter epidemic?
Results: Fifty one patients with idiopathic central precocious puberty and 36 patients with premature thelarche were included in the study.
Central precocious puberty caused by mutations in the imprinted gene MKRN3.
Debiopharm International has received approval for triptorelin 6-month formulation (Decapeptyl and Pamorelin 22.5mg) for the treatment of central precocious puberty (CPP) in 22 European countries, European Pharmaceutical Review revealed on Monday.
Activating mutation of Kiss1 or Kiss1R gene can cause central precocious puberty in humans [9, 10].
Idiopathic central precocious puberty (CPP) is the most common type of sexual precocity [1].
"The treatment of central precocious puberty has required children to receive either daffy or every-4-month injections of another medication, Lupron Depot.
Central precocious puberty (CPP) in girls is usually defined as the development of pubertal sex characteristics before the age of 8 years, usually as a consequence of the premature activation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal (HPG) axis.
Leuprolide is given by injection to treat the symptoms associated with advanced prostate cancer, central precocious puberty, endometriosis and anemia.

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