Cranial MRI abnormalities and long-term follow-up of the lesions in 770 girls with Central Precocious Puberty.

Helvacıoğlu D., Demircioğlu Turan S., Güran T., Atay Z., Dağçınar A., Bezen D., ...More

The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, vol.106, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 106
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1210/clinem/dgab190
  • Title of Journal : The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
  • Keywords: Precocious puberty, magnetic resonance imaging, CNS imaging, MRI, organic, BODY-MASS INDEX, EARLY DIFFERENTIATION, PREMATURE THELARCHE, DIAGNOSIS, REFERENCES


Context: Central precocious puberty (CPP) may arise from central nervous system (CNS) lesions in a few affected girls. Recently, the incidence of girls with CPP has increased mostly in 6-8 year olds, in whom the necessity of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is debated.