The Importance of Knowing Growth and Pubertal Development in Down Syndrome
|Giuseppe Cannalire*, Melissa Bellini and Giacomo Biasucci|
|Department of Paediatrics and Neonatology, Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Cantone del Cristo, Piacenza, Italy|
|Corresponding Author :||Giuseppe Cannalire
Department of Paediatrics and
Guglielmo da Saliceto Hospital, Cantone del Cristo 50
E-mail: [email protected],[email protected]
|Received October 14, 2015; Accepted November 19, 2015; Published November 21, 2015|
|Citation: Cannalire G, Bellini M, Biasucci G (2015) The Importance of Knowing Growth and Pubertal Development in Down Syndrome. J Clin Case Rep 5:640.
|Copyright: © 2015 Cannalire G et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits
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Knowing growth and pubertal development in Down Syndrome (DS) is very important to early detect catch down growth/weight or pubertal delay that can be suggestive of disorders such as autoimmune diseases, endocrinophaties or oncological pathologies.