Turner syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects girls and results in a variety of health problems ranging from short stature and lack of pubertal development to heart defects. With diagnosis, treatment and ongoing education and support, many girls with Turner syndrome lead healthy, happy and independent lives. This lecture will explore the current knowledge surrounding Turner Syndrome throughout the life cycle.
- Understand the current knowledge surrounding prenatal diagnosis of Turner Syndrome
- Recognize pertinent clinical findings of Turner Syndrome 3) Discuss clinical implications of this diagnosis
- Apply this knowledge to improved care of girls and women with Turner Syndrome
This seminar focuses on endocrinology and was delivered at a virtual event titled, “Turner Syndrome: The (Missing) X Files,” on March 29, 2022.
Additional CHOP Resources:
- Turner Syndrome Program
- Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes
- Upcoming Healthcare Professionals Events
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