pubertal


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pu·ber·al

, pubertal (pyū'bĕr-ăl, -ber-tăl),
Relating to puberty.

pubertal

[p(y)o̅o̅′bərtəl]
Etymology: L, pubertas, age of maturity
pertaining to puberty.

pu·ber·al

, pubertal (pyū'bĕr-ăl, -bĕr-tăl)
Relating to puberty.

pubertal

pertaining to or emanating from puberty.

pubertal period
the period approaching puberty when gonadal function, accessory sex gland function and behavior develop to the point where reproduction is possible.
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Furthermore, the use of pubertal blockers does not begin until the patient reaches Tanner stage 2, (6,7) and the use of cross-sex hormones typically does not begin until age 16 years old.
As the "feminine essence" view persisted, the suffering of transgender adults was invoked to argue for the urgent rescue of children from the same fate by early identification, affirmation, and pubertal suppression.
Table 1 describes clinical, nutritional and biochemical tests of HIV-infected patients, in addition to their classification according to pubertal stage in T2.
Pubertal adults showed the highest peak LH and FSH responses after GnRH stimulation, whereas the CDP patients showed intermediate responses between those found in IHH patients and in pubertal children.
In Pakistan, the illiteracy rate is high therefore majority of parents do not know about pubertal problems and physical health issues of adolescence themselves.
The second data set consisted of a total of 487 students including 217 boys and 270 girls in pubertal stage (aged 11.
Also, because they used age at menarche as an indicator of pubertal timing, the investigators said they could not capture the social, emotional, or hormonal processes present earlier in puberty.
It is an enlargement of the male breast gland because of a hormonal imbalance and it is associated with benign pubertal changes for boys, they are usually outgrowing this condition in their teen years without treatment.
The researchers generated a new transgenic line-allowing lineage tracing of ER+ luminal cells to investigate luminal cell heterogeneity and identify the origin of ER+ luminal cells and the mechanisms regulating their pubertal expansion and adult maintenance.