Störungen der Geschlechtsreife

  • Berthold P. HauffaEmail author
  • Sabine Heger
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Die Pubertät als Übergangsphase zwischen Kindheit und Erwachsenenalter ist der Lebensabschnitt, in dem sich die sekundären Geschlechtsmerkmale bis zur kompletten Ausprägung des adulten weiblichen oder männlichen Phänotyps entwickeln, der Pubertätswachstumsschub abläuft und die Fertilität erreicht wird. Diese Entwicklungsphase wird von tief greifenden psychischen Veränderungen begleitet.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Pädiatrische EndokrinologieUniversitätsklinikum EssenEssenDeutschland
  2. 2.Pädiatrie III, Endokrinologie, Diabetologie, Klinische ForschungAUF DER BULT, Kinder- und JugendkrankenhausHannoverDeutschland

Section editors and affiliations

  • Olaf Hiort
    • 1
  1. 1.Sektion Pädiatrische Endokrinologie und DiabetologieUniversitätsklinikum Schleswig-Holstein, Klinik für Kinder- und JugendmedizinLübeckDeutschland

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