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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 106
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1210/clinem/dgab190
  • Journal Name: The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, PASCAL, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts Core, CINAHL, EMBASE, Food Science & Technology Abstracts, Gender Studies Database, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Keywords: Precocious puberty, magnetic resonance imaging, CNS imaging, MRI, organic, BODY-MASS INDEX, EARLY DIFFERENTIATION, PREMATURE THELARCHE, DIAGNOSIS, REFERENCES
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


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.