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Pediatric and Adolescent GYN Services

Pediatric and Adolescent GYN Services

For children and adolescents, Abington Reproductive Medicine offers the following advanced gynecology treatments and services for conditions associated with precocious puberty, sexual ambiguity and delayed adolescent development:

Adolescent gynecology services:
• Fibroids
• Hirsutism
• Polycystic ovary syndrome
• 3b HSD, 17-hydroxylase, c17,20 desmolase
• HAIR-AN (hyperandrogenism, insulin resistance, acanthosis nigricans)
• Adolescent menstrual dysfunction
• Excessive irregular vaginal bleeding
• Polyps, lesions
• Hemoglobinopathies
• Oligomenorrhea
• Hormonal imbalances
• Exercise amenorrhea
• Prolactinoma
• Amenorrhea
• Congenital absence of the vagina
• Surgical and nonsurgical reconstruction of the vagina
• Transverse vaginal septum
• Imperforate hymen
• Hematocolpos
• Mucocolpos

Precocious puberty:
• Neurogenic
• McCune-Albright syndrome
• Primary hypothyroidism
• Incomplete or pseudoprecocious puberty
• Premature thelarache
• Premature pubarche, adrenarche or menarche
• Adrenal lesions:
o CAH (Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia)
o Cushing’s syndrome
• Ovarian tumors
• Iatrogenic
• Extrapituitary gonadotropin production

Sexual ambiguity and delayed adolescent development:
• Normal or low gonadotropins
• Constitutional
• Hypopituitarism
• Chronic illness
• Hypothyroidism
• Hyperprolactinemia
• Increased gonadotropins
• Gonadal dysgenesis: Turner’s syndrome
• Klinefelter syndrome
• Gonadal failure
• Trauma
• Autoimmune
• Infectious
• Post-chemotherapy; radiation to the pelvis
• Galactosemia
• Resistant ovary
• Prader-Willi syndrome
• TFM/AIS (Testicular Feminization or Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome)
• Steroidogenic enzyme deficiencies
• Adrenal
• Gonadal
• Congenital anomalies
• Absent uterus/vagina
• Imperforate hymen
• Infections of the vagina