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CASE REPORT
Year : 2012  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 637-639

Turner's syndrome presenting as metabolic bone disease


1 Department of Endocrinology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India
2 Department of Radiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Puducherry, India

Correspondence Address:
Sadishkumar Kamalanathan
Department of Endocrinology, 557, 4th floor, IPD, Super Speciality Block, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Dhanvantri Nagar, Puducherry - 605 006
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2230-8210.98029

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Turner's syndrome is a genetic disorder with a complete or partial absence of one X chromosome with characteristic phenotypic features. The prevalence of renal anomalies in turner syndrome is 30-40%. However, the renal function is usually normal. We report a case of Turner's syndrome presenting with chronic kidney disease and renal osteodystrophy.


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