hrp0089p3-p273 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders P3 | ESPE2018

Endocrine Complications in Beta-Thalassaemia Major Children

Iancu Mirela Elena , Albu Alice Ioana

Introduction: Beta-thalassaemia major is an inherited anemia which requires chronic transfusions and is frequently associated with endocrine dysfunctions secondary to iron overload. The aim of this study was to identify the prevalence of various endocrine complications in beta-thalassaemia major children over a period of 14 years and the factors associated with them.Materials and methods: 61 children with BTM (mean age 12.23 years) registered at the Endo...

hrp0092p3-39 | Bone, Growth Plate and Mineral Metabolism | ESPE2019

Uncommon Association of Hypoparathyroidism and Rendu-Osler Syndrome

Iancu Mirela , Albu Alice , Patrascu Irina , Nicolaescu Irina , Prisacari Alina

Rendu-Osler-Weber syndrome (also called Hereditary Haemorrhagic Teleangiectasia) is an autosomal dominant disorder that results from multisystem vascular dysplasia. HHT syndrome has been described in association with autoimmune disorders, such as Hashimoto thyroiditis, lupus erythematosus, vitiligo, anti-phospholipidic syndrome and pernicious anaemia.We present the case of a 6 year old girl with Rendu-Osler-Weber syndrome who was referred for endocrinolo...