Nutrition and menarche in rural Hyderabad.

  title={Nutrition and menarche in rural Hyderabad.},
  author={Kottireddy Satyanarayana and A. Nadamuni Naidu},
  journal={Annals of human biology},
  volume={6 2},
Mean age at menarche was estimated in 739 rural Hyderabad girls aged 12 to 18 years using the status-quo method. These girls had been previously measured and were divided into four groups according to their height at age five. Those who were short at age five had a significantly later menarche (15.2+/-0.13) than those who were tall at age five (13.7+/-0.19… CONTINUE READING



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