Puberty disorders

NEWS

More than half of girls with central precocious puberty have abnormal findings on magnetic resonance imaging of the brain, report researchers.
A study of preterm boys shows increased androgen levels at the estimated time of birth in those with low birthweight.
Most young people treated within a paediatric gender identity development service remain committed to pursuing hormonal treatment in line with their perceived gender, research shows.
Most children and adolescents who identify as transgender or gender variant continue with hormone interventions after discharge from youth endocrine services, a study shows.

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A 4-year-old girl is referred to the local paediatric endocrine unit with signs of pubertal development.
In our latest podcast, Specialist nurse and educator Kate Davies asks clinical psychologist Julie Alderson about the optimal integration of psychology into a differences in sexual development clinical service.
A 4-year-old girl is referred to the local paediatric endocrine unit with signs of pubertal development.
Programme Director Professor Martin Savage is joined by experts to present and discuss the application of precision medicine in endocrine disorders, offering clinical expertise and insight, evidence and opinion on this topic.
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