hyperovarianism

(redirected from true precocious puberty)

hy·per·o·var·i·an·ism

(hī'pĕr-ō-var'ē-an-izm),
Sexual precocity in young girls due to premature maturation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian axis and development of ovaries accompanied by the secretion of ovarian hormones.

hyperovarianism

(hī′pər-ō-vâr′ē-ə-nĭz′əm)
n.
A condition of precocious puberty in girls due to premature development of the ovaries accompanied by the secretion of ovarian hormones.

hy·per·o·var·i·an·ism

(hī'pĕr-ō-var'ē-ăn-izm)
Sexual precocity in young girls due to premature development of ovaries and secretion of ovarian hormones.
Synonym(s): true precocious puberty.
References in periodicals archive ?
We don't know why true precocious puberty occurs in many of the girls.