The presentation of adrenarche is sexually dimorphic and modified by body adiposity.


CONTEXT Adrenarche refers to the onset of increased production of adrenal androgens in childhood leading variably to clinical signs of androgen action. The prevalence and presentation of adrenarche in prepubertal girls and boys is not well known. OBJECTIVE Our objective was to examine the prevalence and clinical presentation of adrenarche in a population… (More)
DOI: 10.1210/jc.2014-2049


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