Treatment of precocious puberty – Paediatrics MCQ

Which of the following is the treatment of choice for true precocious puberty?

A. Surgical removal of hypothalamic tumor
C. Androgen blocking agents

Correct answer : B. GnRH

Treatment of precocious puberty :
Pulsatile secretion of Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone is responsible for the secretion of FSH and LH. By exogenous administration of GnRH, it is possible to maintain a constant level of GnRH in the blood. This inhibits the release of FSH and LH.

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