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Between 8 and 12 yr of age, the first visible sign of puberty which corresponds to SMR2 in girls is?

Appearance of breast buds

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Menarche usually appears at what SMR stage?

during SMR3-4 (median age, 12 yr; normal range, 9-16 yr)

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In boys, what is the first visible sign of puberty? What SMR stage does it correspond with?

SMR2 - testicular enlargement

- beginning as early as 9 1/2 yrs, this is followed by penile growth during SMR3

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