Evaluation of congenital heart diseases and thyroid abnormalities in children with Down syndrome


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MIHÇI E., Akcurin G., Eren E., Kardelen F., Akcurin S., KESER İ., ...More

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.10, no.5, pp.440-445, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/akd.2010.143
  • Title of Journal : ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.440-445

Abstract

Objective: Congenital heart disease (CHD) associated with thyroid disease has been reported in Down syndrome (DS). The purpose of this work was to assess abnormalities of the thyroid in relation to the frequency and type of CHD on admission among children with DS.