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The first sign is the development of the breast button (thelarche: enlargement of diameter and pigmentation of the areola with increased thickness the retroareolar breast gland), and after approximately 6 months there is the appearance of pubic hair (pubarche). During the 2 years of thelarche there is a spurt in the rate of growth (pubertal spurt), and finally the first menstrual period (menarche). 5 years). The first sign is the enlargement of the testicle volume, around 4 mL, then pubic hair appears within 6 months.

For each person examined, 14 CHAPTER 2 the risks of radiation exposure should be weighed against the benefits of the procedure, taking into adequate account that the existing techniques are not reliable. A method of assessing age without exposure to ionizing radiation is needed. The Committee on the Rights of the Child, which monitors the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, stated that “the assessment must be conducted in a safe manner, avoiding any risk of violation of the physical integrity of the child” [55].

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