Prepubertal gynecomastia and chronic lavender exposure: report of three cases

  title={Prepubertal gynecomastia and chronic lavender exposure: report of three cases},
  author={Alejandro D{\'i}az and Laura Luque and Zain Badar and Steve Kornic and Marco Danon},
  journal={Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism},
  pages={103 - 107}
Abstract Introduction: Prepubertal gynecomastia is a rare condition characterized by the growth of breast tissue in males as a consequence of early exposure to sexual hormones. [] Key Method Results: We studied a sample of the cologne used by one of the patients. Analysis of the chemical composition of the agua de violetas cologne was performed using high-performance liquid chromatography as well as off-line mass spectrometric detection. All these, combined with the physical appearance and the smell…

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