FAQS

What is central precocious puberty, or CPP?
Does precocious puberty run in families?
Is it my fault my child has started puberty early?
What age is considered early puberty?
What causes early pubic hair growth?
What are the first signs of puberty?
Is it normal for a 6-year-old boy to have pubic hair?
Is it normal for a 7-year-old girl to have breasts?
how is early puberty diagnosed?
Can my child’s pediatrician diagnose early puberty?
Can puberty be delayed?
Does early puberty affect height?
Can early puberty affect emotional development?
What is the treatment for early puberty?
When should my child start treatment for CPP?

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resources

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links to additional websites with information about CPP.

Tips
for
talking to

your child

Use these tips for talking to children of different ages about early puberty.

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endocrinologist in
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