Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Agonist Treatment to Increase Final Stature in Children With Precocious Puberty

In the setting of central precocious puberty (CPP), the motivation for hormonal intervention is to help the child to reach a taller adult stature than she would achieve otherwise. While gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs (GnRHa) constitute an established treatment for improving adult stature in girls presenting with CPP up to age 6 (true precocious… CONTINUE READING