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23 Jan 2006

7 Year Old with Pubic Hair
My little girl of 7 years old started growing pubic hair last November, she has about 3 hairs. Is she not to young ?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Trodat,
It depends on her height and weight - some kids do develop some secondary sex signs early if they are tall or heavy for their ages. Just watch it - if anything else develops like more hairs, breasts or underarm hair - please take her to your pediatrician for a check up. They usually need to start developing only from about 10 years.
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