hrp0089p1-p229 | Sex Differentiation, Gonads and Gynaecology or Sex Endocrinology P1 | ESPE2018

Prevalence of Hypogonadism in Prepubertal Boys with Cryptrochdism

Grinspon Romina P , Bedecarras Patricia , Gottlieb Silvia , Rey Rodolfo A

Introduction: Cryptorchidism has usually been managed using a surgical approach, with little attention to the underlying pathophysiology.Objectives: To assess gonadal function before treatment in prepubertal boys with cryptorchidism.Methods: In a cross-sectional study we reviewed all clinical charts of patients encoded with the diagnosis of cryptorchidism in the database of a paediatric tertiary hospital, between 2000 and 2017. Inc...

hrp0086p1-p344 | Gonads & DSD P1 | ESPE2016

Sertoli Cell Function During Chemotherapy in Pediatric Patients with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Grinspon Romina P. , Arozarena de Gamboa Maria , Prada Silvina , Gutierrez Marcela E. , Bedecarras Patricia , Aversa Luis , Rey Rodolfo A.

Background: Most reports on gonadotoxicity associated with chemotherapy of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) comes from studies in adults, and they are mainly focused on the sensitivity of testicular germ cells. Little attention has been placed on Sertoli cells in prepubertal patients, even though Sertoli cell function is essential for adult spermatogenesis.Objective: To evaluate Sertoli cell function in prepubertal boys who receive chemotherapy for ALL...

hrp0094p1-144 | Sex Endocrinology and Gonads B | ESPE2021

Ovarian AMH production is transiently affected in pubertal and prepubertal girls with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma receiving chemotherapy: a prospective, longitudinal study.

Lopez Dacal Jimena C. , Prada Silvina , Gutierrez Marcela E. , Bedecarras Patricia , Ropelato M. Gabriela , Arcari Andrea , Ballerini M. Gabriela , Gryngarten Mirta , Soria Marcela , Moran Lorena , Ferraro Cristina , Freire Analia , Bergada Ignacio , Drelichman Guillermo , Aversa Luis , Rey Rodolfo A. , Grinspon Romina P. ,

Introduction: Improvements in the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) have increased survival, with the consequent concern about the long-term effects that childhood chemotherapy may have on ovarian function. AMH constitutes an indirect, reliable biomarker of the ovarian reserve, useful for the assessment of cancer therapy-related ovarian damage.Aim: To evaluate small ovarian f...