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8 year old having Von willebrands disease - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   My daughter has developed breast buds and body odor an our pediatrician has sent us to an endocrinologist. Why
User :   Also she is 8
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I will explain
Doctor :   He probably has thought
Doctor :   of precocious puberty
Doctor :   and referred to an endocrinologist
Doctor :   for an analysis of hormones
User :   She also has Von willebrands disease. what will they do in this case to stop the puberty?
Doctor :   there are many drugs which are given to anatagonise the action
Doctor :   of hormones
Doctor :   in her body

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