hrp0092rfc3.5 | Multi-system Endocrine Disorders | ESPE2019

Evaluation of Endothelial Function in Childhood Standard Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Survivors: Role of Subclinical Markers and Identification of Preventable Factors

Bruzzi Patrizia , Bigi Elena , Felici Francesca , Righi Beatrice , Cano Carmen , Cellini Monica , Predieri Barbara , Iughetti Lorenzo

Background: Adult survivors from childhood malignancy are prone to accelerated atherogenesis and cardiovascular (CV) complications. In this population reliable tools are needed to detect preclinical onset of CV disease.Aim: To assess subclinical markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction in young survivors from acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) treated with chemotherapy without cranial irradiation (AIEOP 2000 a...

hrp0089p2-p284 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders P2 | ESPE2018

Endocrine and Metabolic Complications in Children and Adolescents with Sickle Cell Disease: An Italian Cohort Study

Bigi Elena , Bruzzi Patrizia , Palazzi Giovanni , Predieri Barbara , Lucaccioni Laura , Pancaldi Alessia , Lodi Mariachiara , Cellini Monica , Iughetti Lorenzo

Background: Children with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) show endocrine complications and metabolic alterations. The physiopathology of these conditions is not completely understood: iron overload due to chronic transfusions, ischemic damage, and inflammatory state related to vaso-occlusive crises may be involved. Aims of this study were to evaluate the growth pattern and the endocrine and metabolic alterations in a cohort of children with SCD and to detect the relationship between...