What are the Signs of Early Puberty?

  • In both boys and girls, signs of early adrenal puberty include body odor, underarm hair, pubic hair and acne (pimples).
  • In boys, signs of early gonadal puberty include growth of the penis and testes, more muscle mass, deepening voice and a growth spurt.
  • In girls, signs of early gonadal puberty include breast growth, starting periods and a growth spurt.

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Rev. 3/2018
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