Turner's syndrome

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[edit] Discussion of Turner's syndrome

[edit] Cardiovascular

[edit] Skeletal

  • Short stature
  • Short fourth metacarpal/matatarsal bone may be unusually short (+/- short 3rd and 5th).
  • Osteoporosis (due to lack of estrogen)
  • Scoliosis

[edit] Reproductive

  • Women with Turner syndrome are almost universally infertile.

[edit] Imaging Findings for Turner's syndrome

[edit] Images

Patient #1: Hand radiograph demonstrates short 3rd and 4th metacarpals in a patient with Turner's syndrome

[edit] See Also

[edit] External Links

[edit] References for Turner's syndrome