hrp0095p1-338 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders | ESPE2022

Age of Estrogen Therapy Affects on Final Height in Girls with Chronic Kidney Disease and Short Stature

Amirkashani Davood , Madani Sedigheh

Introduction: We investigated the age of starting Estrogen replacement therapy as a key parameter for reaching near normal Final Height (FH) in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) girls with growth retardation. Although Growth Hormone (GH) therapy significantly increase final height in children with CKD, these children's final height remain under normal population height in several studies. As normal puberty is a key point to reach normal final height, unmet nee...