Endocrine dysfunction in Kearns-Sayre syndrome.

  title={Endocrine dysfunction in Kearns-Sayre syndrome.},
  author={John N. Harvey and Dean Barnett},
  journal={Clinical endocrinology},
  volume={37 1},
Kearns-Sayre syndrome (KSS) is a form of mitochondrial myopathy in which specific clinical features, namely progressive external ophthalmoplegia, pigmentary retinal degeneration and cardiac conduction defects, occur. KSS has also been associated with a variety of endocrine and metabolic disorders, in particular short stature, gonadal failure, diabetes… CONTINUE READING