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ea0041ep127 | Bone & Osteoporosis | ECE2016

State of bone mineral density in children with Turner Syndrome in Ukraine

Zelinska Nataliya , Shevchenko Iryna , Globa Evgenia

Background: Low bone mineral density (BMD) and osteoporosis are the frequent consequences of Turner Syndrome (TS).Objective and hypotheses: We examined the BMD in TS girls with different age and karyotype.Methods: Measurements of BMD (g/cm2), Z-score (S.D.) were conducted in 26 girls using X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) at the lumbar spine L2–L4 depending on the child’s age.<p class="ab...

ea0041ep128 | Bone &amp; Osteoporosis | ECE2016

Osteocalcin as a marker of bone metabolism disorders in girl with Turner syndrome

Zelinska Nataliya , Shevchenko Iryna , Globa Evgenia

Background: One of the markers of bone metabolism is osteocalcin (OC) and Its elevated level indicates osteoporosis.Objective and hypotheses: We investigated the OC level in 14 girls with TS (45,X (n=8), 45,X/46,XX (n=3), structural abnormalities of chromosome X (n=3): seven patients at 4–11 year and 7 – at 12–18 year.Method: DEXA (Z-score, S.D.), serum levels of OC,...