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adolescence

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the time of life between childhood and maturity

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the time of life when sex glands become functional

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Statistical differences in cyst size between pre-pubertal and pubertal groups (3.35mm vs 14.52mm) are not unexpected and relate to the volume of the testis (2.59 vs 14.81mL).
(14-15) The advantage of using IGF-1 as a skeletal maturity indicator over the other radiographic techniques was that from prepubertal to late pubertal stages the IGF-1 levels had a positive correlation with CVM and from late pubertal to post pubertal stages a negative correlation, with the levels decreasing post puberty.
We also did not find any correlation between the Z-scores and the pubertal status.
Current general practice, due to a lack of understanding and fear of unsafe singing is to avoid actively promoting vocal development in the pubertal boy's voice (Campbell, 2016; Warzecha, 2013).
To follow up on the potential effect of intrauterine exposures on pubertal development, a subcohort, the Puberty Cohort, was established within the DNBC in 2012.
Fifteen female Duolang sheep were housed, including five pre-pubertal, five pubertal, and five postpubertal sheep, all of which were obtained from the same line and reared under similar conditions on a farm in Xinjiang, China.
In addition, the researchers looked at potential links of cellular aging and pubertal development with symptoms of depression.
The concept of Pubertal timing arises from this observation that despite the fact puberty is a biological concept, the physical changes accompanying it are overt and are visible to everyone, due to which puberty carries psychological and social importance (Graber, Nichols and Brooks-Gunn, 2010).
A small number of female crabs started their pubertal molt in early August 2016.
In addition to heritability, other aspects are also involved with growth and pubertal maturation that includes energy expenditure, kind of training, nutrient intake (especially calcium and vitamin D), and psychosocial interactions (20,27).
Physical examination findings, pubertal status and secondary sex characteristics, presence of gonadal failure and gynecomastia were investigated.
The accumulation of bone mineral during pubertal growth is influenced by a number of factors, including but not limited to: timing of pubertal maturation (Jackowski et al.
"Earlier pubertal timing in girls is often accompanied by distinct rises in the prevalence, severity, and onset of psychopathology," wrote Jane Mendle, PhD, of Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., and her associates.
"Earlier pubertal timing in girls is often accompanied by distinct rises in the prevalence, severity, and onset of psychopathology" wrote Jane Mendle, PhD, of Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y., and her associates.
To determine whether it is justified to start a GH treatment at early pubertal onset in short SGA adolescents, we retrospectively analysed our national GH registry.