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Growth and puberty

Robert C. Tasker, Robert J. McClure and Carlo L. Acerini

in Oxford Handbook of Paediatrics

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199608300
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191742712 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199608300.003.0013

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Growth and puberty

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Normal growth - Normal puberty - Assessment of growth - Assessment of puberty - Short stature - Constitutional delay in growth and puberty - Intrauterine growth retardation - Turner’s syndrome - Coeliac disease - Chronic inflammatory disorders - Skeletal dysplasias - Growth hormone deficiency - Growth hormone deficiency: management - Tall stature - Delayed puberty: assessment - Delayed puberty: management - Precocious puberty - Precocious puberty: management - Variants of normal puberty - Disorders of sex development - Disorders of sex development: management - Androgen insensitivity syndrome - Micropenis - Gynaecomastia -

Chapter.  8365 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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