What are the diagnostic considerations for Turner syndrome in females with hypogonadism?

Updated: Apr 03, 2019
  • Author: Maria G Vogiatzi, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Turner syndrome should be considered in short females with absent sexual development. However, a small number of patients experience spontaneous puberty (approximately 10%) and can later present with primary or secondary amenorrhea.


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