sexual precocity


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sexual precocity

Onset of secondary sex characteristics at an earlier age than expected, typically before age 6 to 8 in girls or 9 in boys.
Synonym: isosexual precocity See: precocious puberty
See also: precocity
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Into this strange underworld wander a pair of young cousins who might have come straight from Enid Blyton but for the fact that the girl is Canadian, with a very un-English sexual precocity.
McCune-Albright syndrome occurs when fibrous dysplasia is accompanied by the appearance of scattered areas of melanotic skin pigmentation (cafe-au-lait spots) and sexual precocity.