Alexis Dourado Guedes

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Turner syndrome (TS) is one of the most common types of aneuploidy among humans, and is present in 1:2000 newborns with female phenotype. Cytogenetically, the syndrome is characterized by sex(More)
BACKGROUND Cardiovascular risk factors (CVRF) may cluster in type 1 diabetes, analogously to the metabolic syndrome described in type 2 diabetes. The threshold of HbA1c above which lipid variables(More)
BACKGROUND Paucity of data on childhood obesity and cardiovascular risk in Brazil. OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of hypertension, dyslipidemia, obesity and their correlations in a sample of(More)
UNLABELLED The presence of Y chromosome fragments in patients with Turner's syndrome (TS) is known to increase the risk of gonadoblastoma. The investigation of Y sequences is usually performed only(More)
INTRODUCTION Cardiovascular disease is one of the main causes for Turner syndrome (TS) mortality and the evaluation of its risk factors such as excess body fat and its distribution is considered one(More)