HEART AND AORTA ANOMALIES IN TURNER SYNDROME AND RELATION WITH KARYOTYPE


Al Kardelen A. D. , Gencay G., BAYRAMOĞLU Z. , Aliyev B. , Karakilic-Ozturan E. , POYRAZOĞLU Ş. , ...More

ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST, vol.17, no.1, pp.124-130, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4183/aeb.2021.124
  • Title of Journal : ACTA ENDOCRINOLOGICA-BUCHAREST
  • Page Numbers: pp.124-130
  • Keywords: aortic dilatation, cardiovascular, thorax angiography, Turner syndrome, BODY-MASS INDEX, INSULIN-RESISTANCE, CHILDREN, DISSECTION, WOMEN, DILATATION, GIRLS, YOUNG, MORTALITY, WEIGHT

Abstract

Objectives. Turner Syndrome (TS) is associated with a high risk of cardiac anomalies and cardiovascular disease. We aimed to evaluate patients with TS (n=33) for cardiac and aortic pathology using thorax magnetic resonance angiography (MRA).