Long-acting GnRH agonists are the treatment of choice for central precocious puberty. GnRH agonists are not effective in peripheral precocious puberty, but a number of other agents, including medroxyprogesterone acetate, ketoconazole, testolactone, and androgen antagonists, may be useful.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Apr 16 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism