hrp0084p2-340 | Fat | ESPE2015

Prevalence of Scoliosis in a Large Cohort of Paediatric and Adolescent Prader–Willi Syndrome: A Scottish–Italian study

Ciccone Sara , Fintini Danilo , Kyriakou Andreas , Bocchini Sarah , Crostelli Marco , Read Heather , Donaldson Malcolm , Cappa Marco , Shaikh Guftar , Crino Antonino

Background: A variable prevalence of scoliosis has been reported in Prader–Willi syndrome (PWS). Clinical detection can be challenging. The role of GH therapy (GHT) in the onset and progression of scoliosis remains controversial as does the modality of screening.Objective and hypotheses: To define the prevalence of scoliosis in our PWS patients and analyse the role of age, gender, genotype, BMI, and GHT on its onset and severity.<p class="abstex...