delayed puberty

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delayed puberty

lack of any signs of puberty by age 14 years in either sex.

de·layed pu·ber·ty

(dĕ-lād' pyū'bĕr-tē)
Lack of any signs of puberty by age 14 years in either sex.

puberty

the time at which reproduction by an individual animal becomes possible for the first time; a term used infrequently in veterinary medicine but there is no other word which can substitute for it.

delayed puberty
varies widely between species and between breeds; negatively influenced by undernutrition and obesity.
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However, several other new clinical applications are suggested for AMH such as a tumor marker of granulosa cell tumor, diagnosis of precocious puberty, delayed onset of puberty, anorchidism, intersex disorders and control of spermatogenesis (1).