hrp0095p2-196 | Growth and Syndromes | ESPE2022

A retrospective analysis of short stature patients in the pediatric department of CHU Mustapha Pacha, Algeria between 2014 and 2022

Mustapha Noumi , Belbouab Reda , Boukari Rachida

Introduction: Growth retardation is a frequent reason for consultation in pediatrics. The interrogation, the reconstruction of the evolution curve of the height and the weight, the clinical and paraclinical examination make it possible to orient the diagnosis. The etiologies are multiple, but most often the growth retardation is isolated, it is then said to be constitutional.Patients and methods: This is a prospective de...

hrp0095p2-267 | Sex Differentiation, Gonads and Gynaecology, and Sex Endocrinology | ESPE2022

Gonadal Dusfunction in Polytransfused Beta-Thalassemia Patients

Noumi Mustapha , Baghous Houssem , Keddari Malika , Belbouab Reda , Terrak Rachid , Boukari Rachida

Introduction: Β-thalassemia is a chronic hereditary hemolytic anemia characterized by a defect of synthesis of beta-globin chains, particularly common in the Mediterranean region, southern Asia, and the Middle East. Chelation therapy significantly prolonged the life expectancy of patients. This has led to an increase in the prevalence of endocrine complications, linked to iron overload. Gonadal Dusfunction is a frequent complication in polytransfused beta...