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168 Possible Causes for Early Onset Puberty, Pediatric Disorder, Tall Stature

  • Klinefelter Syndrome

    disorders, resulting in a rise in the diagnosis and early referral to the pediatric endocrinologist.[] These patients usually present with tall stature. We report a case of KS with short stature due to growth hormone deficiency.[] Testosterone replacement therapy: Since males with Klinefelter syndrome don't produce enough testosterone, undergoing testosterone replacement therapy at the onset of puberty[]

  • Klinefelter Syndrome with XY/XXY Mosaic

    Ovotesticular disorder of sexual development and a rare 46, XX/47, XXY karyotype. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2013;26:789-91. 2.[] stature with eunuchoid features, and psychosocial morbidity. 1 3 How common is Klinefelter’s syndrome?[] […] life can cause intersexuality later in life with the onset of puberty.[]

  • Trisomy X Syndrome

    P. and Marion, R. (2010) Chromosomal Disorders. Nelson's Essentials of Pediatrics (6th Edition). In: Marcdante, J; Kliegman, R.; Jenson, H.; Behrman, R. eds.[] Less often, girls might have abnormal development of the ovaries and/or uterus, a delayed or early onset of puberty, and problems with fertility.[] Cognitive and intellectual abnormalities - A variable degree of intellectual impairment, in addition to tall stature, is another key feature of trisomy X syndrome.[]

  • Familial Short Stature

    Explore the impact of today’s advances and challenges, including explosive growth in molecular biology, sophisticated imaging techniques, and an increase in both pediatric[] onset of puberty and therefore a near-normal final height. 20 TREATMENT Intervention is usually not needed in children with tall stature.[] Lifshitz F, Zandsberg S (1985) Disorders of growth. In: Lifshitz F (ed) Pediatric endocrinology. Marcel Dekker, New York p 14 Google Scholar 14.[]

  • Precocious Puberty

    J Pediatr Endcrinol Metab 14: 729–734 Google Scholar 5. Loder RT, Wittenberg B, DeSilva G (1995) Slipped capital femoral epiphysis associated with endocrine disorders.[] The father reported having experienced precocious puberty, and is 158 cm tall.[] The signs and symptoms of Precocious Puberty in girls include: Early growth of breasts Onset of menstruation and ovulation The signs and symptoms of Precocious Puberty in[]

  • Delayed Male Puberty

    Androgen deficiency disorders. In: Jameson JL, De Groot LJ, de Kretser DM, et al, eds. Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric. 7th ed.[] (Turner stature) Tall Stature (Klienfelter syndrome) Head and Neck Thyromegaly ( Hypogonadism ) Genitourinary Sexual maturity staging (Tanner Stage) with delayed findings[] This is because Precocious Puberty in males may be due to a tumor or another type of pathology. It is rare for males to be affected by early onset puberty.[]

  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

    Background Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is one of the most important pediatric and adolescent hip disorders encountered in medical practice. [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6][] Table 2 Co-morbidity Neurocognitive disorder (ADD, ADHD, Autism) 15 Thyroid insufficiency 2 Down’s syndrome 2 Other chromosome abnormalities 3 Hypopituitarism 1 Early onset[] Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) mainly occurs in pubertal children and is associated with delayed skeletal maturation, obesity, high growth velocity and tall stature[]

  • SHORT Syndrome

    Pediatric disorders of sex development. In: Melmed S, Polonsky KS, Larsen PR, Kronenberg HM, eds. Williams Textbook of Endocrinology. 13th ed.[] Search terms included short stature, tall stature, and growth hormone.[] Nelson textbook of pediatrics. 1. 20th ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier; 2016.p. 84-9. [ Links ] 5 Ergun-Longmire B, Wajnrajch MP. Growth and growth disorders.[]

  • Precocious Puberty in Males

    disorders.[] Case: A boy of 4½ years was referred to paediatric endocrinology clinic due to concerns about tall stature and pubic hair growth noted over the last 2 months.[] The signs and symptoms of Precocious Puberty in girls include: Early growth of breasts Onset of menstruation and ovulation The signs and symptoms of Precocious Puberty in[]

  • Fabry Disease

    , and the Society for Pediatric Research.[] […] and short stature for age, consistent with the diversity in the general population.[] Often patients have slight builds with characteristic coarse facial features and delayed puberty.[]

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