hrp0082fc14.4 | Puberty | ESPE2014
Mieritz Mikkel G
, Hagen Casper P
, Juul Anders
Background: Pubertal gynaecomastia (PG) is considered a clinical sign of an oestrogenandrogen imbalance at the breast tissue level although little evidence exists. PG occurs in 4060% of adolescent Caucasian boys, and in most cases however, no underlying endocrinopathy can be identified. Very few longitudinal studies on PG exist.Objective and method: As a part of the longitudinal COPENHAGEN Puberty Study we followed 110 healthy Danish boys (ag...