Rare Case of Early Puberty Reported in 8-year-old With Rett Syndrome

Rare Case of Early Puberty Reported in 8-year-old With Rett Syndrome

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Rare Case of Early Puberty Reported in 8-year-old With Rett Syndrome

A rare case of premature puberty was reported in an 8-year-old girl diagnosed with Rett syndrome years earlier. “A case report of precocious puberty related to Rett syndrome and a literature review” was published in the International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Reports of precocious puberty — occurring before 8 years of age — are scarce in Rett patients. It typically begins at an average age of 12.2, studies have noted. Researchers in Chengdu, China, described an 8-year…

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