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ea0081rc12.6 | Rapid Communications 12: Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2022

Is Turner syndrome at risk for thyroid carcinoma?

Belardinelli Elisabetta , Dionese Paola , Cecchetti Carolina , Vicennati Valentina , Repaci Andrea , Pagotto Uberto , Gambineri Alessandra

Background: Many questions concerning Turner Syndrome (TS) remain unresolved, such as the long-term complications and, therefore, the optimal care setting for adults. Most controversials regard tumors. Very few data are available on thyroid carcinoma and no specific screening protocol of monitoring is advised in the current official guidelines. This long-term cohort study was primarily aimed at estimating the incidence and time to comorbid conditions along the life course, inc...

ea0081p340 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Excellent disease control in Berardinelli Seip type 1 patient through dietary therapy alone: only an exception?

Cecchetti Carolina , Belardinelli Elisabetta , Dionese Paola , Teglia Rita , Di Cintio Ilaria , D'apice Maria Rosaria , Pagotto Uberto , Gambineri Alessandra

Background and Objective: Severe metabolic complications generally manifest at an early age in Berardinelli – Seip congenital lipodystrophy (BSCL) and their management is especially challenging, often requiring prompt pharmacological treatment with insulin-sensitizers, lipid lowering drugs, insulin and eventually metreleptin. Nutritional intervention with low lipid personalized diets is considered by experts a fundamental tool in handling the disease when associated with ...

ea0070aep782 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2020

New data in turner syndrome: Results from a long-term prospective observational study from diagnosis to adulthood

Corzani Francesca , Cecchetti Carolina , Oriolo Claudia , Altieri Paola , Perri Annamaria , Scarano Emanuela , Mazzanti Laura , Pagotto Uberto , Gambineri Alessandra

Turner syndrome (TS), one of the most frequent chromosomal aberrations in females, is characterized not only by structural abnormalities (somatic and congenital) but also by acquired comorbidities, such as metabolic disorders, cardiovascular alterations, autoimmune diseases, osteoporosis, and malignancies. The prevalence of structural abnormalities that usually complicate TS at diagnosis is well known. However, the prevalence of acquired complications, that may appear at any a...