Published in Women's Health Weekly, June 12th, 2003
According to a study from Turkey, "the aim of this study was to compare vertebral bone mass values of patients with central precocious puberty (CPP) with healthy age and puberty matched controls and to determine the effect of gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) analogs on bone mass in patients who had been treated at least for 1 year. Girls with idiopathic CPP, 11 pretreatment, 14 post-treatment, and 19 pubertal girls as controls were enrolled in the study."
"The mean ages of the controls and the patients with CPP pre- and post-treatment were 10.25±1.06,...
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