Bone mineral status, bone turnover markers and vitamin D status in children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia


Okten A. N. , ÇAKIR M. , Makuloglu M.

MINERVA ENDOCRINOLOGICA, vol.32, no.3, pp.275-282, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : MINERVA ENDOCRINOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.275-282

Abstract

Aim. Treatment of congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAM) consists of lifelong glucocorticoid therapy (GT), and long-term GT may cause osteoporosis. We aim to analyse bone mineral status (BMS) and bone turnover markers in children with CAM.