Hypogonadism in Female Patients with Beta Thalassemia Major

@inproceedings{Albu2018HypogonadismIF,
  title={Hypogonadism in Female Patients with Beta Thalassemia Major},
  author={Alice Albu and Dragos N Albu},
  year={2018}
}
Beta thalassemia is the most frequent hemoglobinopathy worldwide. In patients with beta thalassemia major (BTM), the consequence of long-term life-saving transfusions is iron overload in liver, heart and endocrine glands. Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism is the most frequent endocrine complication. Recent progresses in the treatment of BTM dramatically improved life expectancy and quality of life of these patients, making the concern for fertility and pregnancy to gain importance. Therefore, we… CONTINUE READING

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