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  • Gravholt
    CH, Juul S, Naeraa RW, et al [ Aarhus Univ, Denmark]

    Morbidity in Turner Syndrome

    J Clin Epidermiol 51: 147-158, 1998

    Absence of an X-chromosome or a part of it in a
    female gives a myriad of abnormalities described as
    Turner’s syndrome.

        

    This article emphasizes the occurrence of fractures
    in children. Colonic cancers and cirrhosis of the
    liver are other, features described in women with
    Turner’s syndrome. Ischaemic heart disease, diabetes
    mellitus and strokes are more frequent.

      

 



 

 

Speciality Spotlight

 

 
Turner Syndrome
    

 

  • Gravholt CH, Juul S, Naeraa RW, et al [ Aarhus Univ, Denmark]
    Morbidity in Turner Syndrome
    J Clin Epidermiol 51: 147-158, 1998
    Absence of an X-chromosome or a part of it in a female gives a myriad of abnormalities described as Turner’s syndrome.
        
    This article emphasizes the occurrence of fractures in children. Colonic cancers and cirrhosis of the liver are other, features described in women with Turner’s syndrome. Ischaemic heart disease, diabetes mellitus and strokes are more frequent.
      

 

 

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