Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Adele Rossouw | 2009/08/14

Q.

Tendef breast- child

9 year old son who has tender breasts.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is usually an early sign of the onset of puberty. Your son is a bit young to be going into puberty at the age of 9 years. It would be best to ask your paediatrician to see him just to be on the safe side.

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