hrp0095p1-153 | Pituitary, Neuroendocrinology and Puberty | ESPE2022

Urinary gonadotrophins as markers of puberty in girls and boys during late childhood and adolescence: Evidence from the SCAMP Cohort

Spiers Alexander , Patjamontri Supitcha , B Smith Rachel , Shen Chen , B. Toledano Mireille , Faisal Ahmed S

Introduction: Urinary gonadotrophins measurement is a noninvasive method for evaluation of pubertal development and may have utility in population studies.Objectives: To investigate the utility of urinary gonadotrophins as a noninvasive biomarker of puberty in boys and girls.Methods: School-based adolescent cohort study with two time points for collecting school time urine samples ...