Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: CHARMAINE-LI | 2010-03-18

Q.

BREAST DEVELOPMENT

MY DAUGTHER IS 7 YEARS OLD AND ARE DEVELOPING BREAST. ONE BREAST IS VERY HARD. IS SHE NOT TO YOUNG?

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Your little girl is young for this to be happening but there is no need for concern yet. It is a sign of early puberty. If she starts to develop any pubic hair before the age of 8 years it would be best to ask your paediatrician to see her.

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