Turner Syndrome: For Researchers and Health Care Providers
General Information about Turner Syndrome
Practice and Laboratory Guidelines
NICHD Clinical Practice Guidelines (2007)
American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG)
Short stature is a common indication for genetic evaluation. The ACMG provides evaluation guidelines for short stature and common associated diagnoses, including Turner syndrome.
Diagnosis of Turner syndrome has both clinical and laboratory components. These publications provide laboratory guidance for the diagnosis/study of patients with Turner syndrome and its variants.
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
Consortium on the Management of Disorders of Sex Development
Reviews on Turner syndrome
- Bondy, C. A. (2010). Turner syndrome. In: Carrell, D. T., & Peterson, C. M. (Eds.), Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility: Integrating Modern Clinical and Laboratory Practice, Part 2, 307-324. New York, NY: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. doi: 10.1007/978-1-4419-1436-1-19.
- Bondy, C. A. (2009). Turner syndrome 2008. Hormone Research, 71, 52-56.
Guidance for health care professionals on the diagnosis and treatment of primary ovarian insufficiency
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Last Updated Date: 11/30/2012
Last Reviewed Date: 11/30/2012