Puberty (development state)

  • Puberty (development state) - Z00.3 Encounter for examination for adolescent development state
    • bleeding (excessive) - N92.2 Excessive menstruation at puberty
    • delayed - E30.0 Delayed puberty
    • precocious (constitutional) (cryptogenic) (idiopathic) - E30.1 Precocious puberty
      • central - E22.8 Other hyperfunction of pituitary gland
      • due to
        • ovarian hyperfunction - E28.1 Androgen excess
          • estrogen - E28.0 Estrogen excess
        • testicular hyperfunction - E29.0 Testicular hyperfunction
    • premature - E30.1 Precocious puberty
      • due to
        • adrenal cortical hyperfunction - E25.8 Other adrenogenital disorders
        • pineal tumor - E34.8 Other specified endocrine disorders
        • pituitary (anterior) hyperfunction - E22.8 Other hyperfunction of pituitary gland


Estrogens: Compounds that interact with ESTROGEN RECEPTORS in target tissues to bring about the effects similar to those of ESTRADIOL. Estrogens stimulate the female reproductive organs, and the development of secondary female SEX CHARACTERISTICS. Estrogenic chemicals include natural, synthetic, steroidal, or non-steroidal compounds.

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Pubertas Praecox