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ea0017p12 | (1) | BSPED2008

Turner Syndrome in young adults: where are they now?

Myers A , McHugh J , McCrann A , Croasdell N , Roche E , Hoey H

Turner Syndrome is a chromosomal disorder, which affects approximately 1 in 2500 live female births. It is associated with significant morbidity throughout childhood, adolescence and into adulthood. Quality of life is reduced in a significant number of females with Turner Syndrome due to lack of focused health care particularly during the transition from paediatric to adult services. The purpose of this study was to assess the health status and well being of a cohort of young ...