hrp0089p3-p019 | Adrenals and HPA Axis P3 | ESPE2018
, Cannavo Laura
, Zirilli Giuseppina
, Iaria Graziella
, Lima Mario
Background: Erythrocytosis is characterized by increased number of red blood cells. Primary form is also known as polycythemia vera, while secondary forms can be due to several causes, among which hyperandrogenism. Although the association of severe hyperandrogenism and polyglobulia is known, literature data concerning this comorbidity are overall scanty, and completely lacking in pediatric age.Case report: We report the history of a 14 years-old girl ad...