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July 10, 1943

Somatic and Endocrine Studies of Puberal and Adolescent Boys

JAMA. 1943;122(11):777. doi:10.1001/jama.1943.02840280061037

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This short monograph deals with the physical development of prepuberal and adolescent boys together with examinations of the urinary excretion of estrogens, androgens and gonadotropic hormones and correlation between the physical and laboratory studies. The monograph includes several plates illustrating differences in physical development in boys of the same and different chronologic ages. This study constitutes a useful contribution to the subject.

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