How do You initiate Oestrogen Therapy in a Girl Who has Not Undergone Puberty?

Peter C. Hindmarsh

Disclosures

Clin Endocrinol. 2009;71(1):7-10. 

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Aims of Pubertal Induction

The aims of pubertal induction include:

  • Attainment of secondary sexual characteristics including induction of menses

  • Generation of the pubertal growth spurt

  • Acquisition of bone mineral mass

  • Uterine development sufficient for assisted reproductive interventions.

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