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Idiopathic central precocious puberty associated with an enlarged pituitary gland

Authors:

S Pathmanathan ,

National Hospital of Sri Lanka, LK
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Navoda Atapattu,

Lady Ridgeway Hospital, LK
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NP Somasundaram,

National Hospital of Sri Lanka, LK
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KSH de Silva

Lady Ridgeway Hospital, LK
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Abstract

Precocious puberty is a rare condition characterized by the development of secondary sexual characteristics before the median age for the sex. We report a 5 year and 7 month old girl who presented to us with precocious puberty who had a large anterior pituitary for the age.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4038/sjdem.v4i1.7251

Sri Lanka Journal of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism 2014; 4: 35-39

How to Cite: Pathmanathan, S. et al., (2014). Idiopathic central precocious puberty associated with an enlarged pituitary gland. Sri Lanka Journal of Diabetes Endocrinology and Metabolism. 4(1), pp.35–39. DOI: http://doi.org/10.4038/sjdem.v4i1.7251
Published on 03 Aug 2014.
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