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  1. Breast budding. Breast buds, which develop on average at age 11.2 years, are the first physical sign of puberty in approximately 90% of girls. Pubic hair development generally follows shortly thereafter, closely followed by a height spurt. Areolar elevation, which is the hallmark of Tanner stage IV breast development, and menarche are both late pubertal events.

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