Precocious Puberty

Known as: Early onset of puberty, pubertas praecox, MATURATION SEX ACCELERATED 
Development of SEXUAL MATURATION in boys and girls at a chronological age that is 2.5 standard deviations below the mean age at onset of PUBERTY in… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND The onset of puberty is first detected as an increase in pulsatile secretion of gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH… (More)
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2012
Review
2012
The decline in age at puberty in the general population has been paralleled by an increase in the number of girls referred for… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
Puberty comprises the transition from an immature juvenile to a mature adult state of the reproductive system, i.e. the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
CONTEXT Kisspeptin, encoded by the KISS1 gene, is a key stimulatory factor of GnRH secretion and puberty onset. Inactivating… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Gonadotropin-dependent, or central, precocious puberty is caused by early maturation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Changes in puberty timing have implications for the treatment of individual children, for the risk of later adult disease, and… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
During the past decade, possible advancement in timing of puberty has been reported in the United States. In addition, early… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE A recent study conducted by the Pediatric Research in Office Settings network provided evidence that girls in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Some children with juvenile hypothyroidism exhibit unexplained precocious puberty. Interaction of TSH with the human FSH receptor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
FAMILIAL male precocious puberty (FMPP) is a gonadotropin-independent disorder that is inherited in an autosomal dominant, male… (More)
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