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When does the penis stop growing? – VnExpress

The penis grows fastest during puberty, reaches full size in late adolescence, and stops growing around age 21. Timeline of penis development The growth of the penis does not have a certain age limit. Most male penises experience slow and steady growth during childhood, starting at birth. However, due to hormonal changes during puberty, a […]

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Kallmann’s syndrome causes loss of sense of smell, hindering puberty – VnExpress

Kallmann syndrome is a genetic disorder that interferes with the function of the hypothalamus – pituitary gland, causing delayed or absent puberty, impaired olfactory function. Doctor CKI Phan Thi Thuy Dung (Department of Endocrinology – Diabetes, Tam Anh General Hospital in Ho Chi Minh City) said that Kallmann’s syndrome is a form of congenital hypogonadism […]

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Vagina, ovaries, uterus not developing

HanoiThe female patient has a vagina as small as a little finger, when the doctor discovered that the ovaries and uterus did not develop. Doctor Nguyen Dinh Minh, Head of the Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, E Hospital, said on June 14 that he had just received a special case. The female patient, admitted […]

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Puberty, a subject still quite taboo

► “I can talk about the rules with my boyfriend” Louise, 20 years “I was not surprised by my first period. My mother had already explained to me well but without going into details. I did not know how to put a tampon for example, I learned by talking about it with friends. In school, […]

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Puberty, better to talk about it early

At 19, Margaux remembers: “I had been told a little about puberty but there were still plenty of gray areas. With my friends, we looked for answers in specialized guides for girls. My parents were very modest. My mom thought I knew what the rules were. We discussed this when I first had them. She […]