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    10 year old started period but no other signs of puberty
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    An_263445 posted:
    Hello. My 10 year old daughter is away for a week at summer camp and I just got a call from the nurse telling me she has started her period. I am very surprised by this, as she has no breast development or body hair. She is tall and very thin and athletic, with no real signs of puberty. I was 13 when I started, so I was totally unprepared for this ( she is my first born, so new to this stage). So I feel so bad that I sent her away unprepared and I am not there for her, but more than that, I am worried as it seems breast and pubic hair development normally occur prior to menstration. Any other moms out there who have seen this? I am going to take her to our family doctor next week once she returns, but just thought I would try to get some reassurance before then!


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