Intrauterine growth retardation
Slow postnatal growth, beginning in infancy
Eventual short stature
Lymphedema, especially in infancy
Frequent otitis media and middle ear effusions
Treatment of girls with Turner syndrome focuses on promoting linear growth and pubertal maturation as well as screening for and managing other associated conditions.
Age 4 to 5 years
Assessment of social skills, psychoeducational evaluation prior to school entry
Age 5 to 12 years
Every year: blood pressure (BP), TSH, LFTs, educat...
Bondy CA; and Turner Syndrome Study Group. Care of girls and women with Turner syndrome: a guideline of the Turner Syndrome Study Group. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2007;92(1):10...
Q96.9 Turner’s syndrome, unspecified
Q96.0 Karyotype 45, X
Q96.1 Karyotype 46, X iso (Xq)
Q96.3 Mosaicism, 45, X/46, XX or XY
Q96.2 Karyotype 46, X w abnormal sex c...
Q: Are older parents at increased risk to have a child with Turner syndrome?
A: No. Turner syndrome is not associated with either advanced maternal or paternal age.
Q: Are there special precautions ...
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