Management of cardiovascular disease in Turner syndrome

Joshua Thomas, Anji T. Yetman

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Abstract

As a result of the multitude of potential comorbidities, patients with Turner syndrome require lifelong cardiac care. This review summarizes the current state of knowledge of the cardiovascular pathology present in patients with Turner syndrome and outlines recommendations for cardiac care from birth through to adulthood.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1631-1641
Number of pages11
JournalExpert review of cardiovascular therapy
Volume7
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2009

Keywords

  • Adulthood
  • Aortopathy
  • Cerebrovascular
  • Diabetes
  • Dissection
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Obesity
  • Transition
  • Turner syndrome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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