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ea0035p824 | Paediatric endocrinology | ECE2014

Metabolic repercussion of growth hormone deficiency in the child and adolescent

Youcef Hafsa Si , Haddam Ali El Mahdi , Fedala Soumeya , Meskine Djamila , Chentli Farida , Yaker Fette

Introduction: GH deficiency cause a short stature in the child. In the adult hood, other complications appear: An increase of cardiovascular mortality due to an atherogenic profil of lipids and glycaemia abnormalies is reportedAim: Search metabolic disorders in children and adolescents presenting GH deficiencyMaterials and Methods: Patients (56 boys, 36 girls) follow up in our consultation for deficit in GH (Diagnosed on clinical a...