BONE HEALTH AND GROWTH IN SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY TYPE 2 AND 3


Kipoglu O., Ozturan E. K. , Coskun O., Ozturk A. P. , Yildiz E. P. , Bas F. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI, 2022 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.26650/iuitfd.2021.884235
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF ISTANBUL FACULTY OF MEDICINE-ISTANBUL TIP FAKULTESI DERGISI
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Keywords: Spinal muscular atrophy, bone mineral density, bone health, MINERAL DENSITY, FRACTURES, CHILDREN

Abstract

Objective: Spinal muscular atrophy is a lower motor neuron dis-ease, but other parts of the body could be affected. This study compared bone mineral density with bone metabolism and physical growth rates in patients diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy type 2 and type 3.