[Heart malformations and vascular complications associated with Turner's syndrome. Prospective study of 26 patients].

Turner's syndrome is associated with congenital heart disease in a third of cases. Several reports of aortic dilatation and of death by dissection or rupture of the aorta have been published. The authors undertook a prospective study to assess the incidence of cardiac malformations and aortic dilatation in genetically confirmed Turner's syndrome. Twenty-six… CONTINUE READING