Age at menarche in Greek girls
Authors: Papadimitriou, A.; Gousia, E.; Pitaouli, E.; Tapaki, G.; Philippidis, P.
Source: Annals of Human Biology, Volume 26, Number 2, 1 March 1999 , pp. 175-177(3)
Publisher: Informa Healthcare
Abstract:This study reports menarcheal age in 1134 contemporary Greek girls and the duration of their menstrual cycle. Comparison with a similar study performed 15 years ago shows that in Greek girls there is still a secular trend, although a small one, towards earlier menarcheal age.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: March 1, 1999