Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences on calcified tissues

ba0007p82 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Tertiary hyperparathyroidism and post-operative hungry bone syndrome in a patient with X-linked hypophosphatemic rickets

Nour Munier , Inman Mark

Background: Traditional treatment of X-linked Hypophosphatemic Rickets, while beneficial in minimizing disease associated deformity, is limited by development of treatment related complications, including nephrocalcinosis and hyperparathyroidism.Presenting problem: A 10-year-old female with XLH rickets was seen for transfer of ongoing care. She had been treated since birth with Calcitriol and phosphate supplement at typical replacement dosing (18 ng/kg/d...

ba0002p196 | (1) | ICCBH2013

Bigger but not stronger? GH treatment in Turner syndrome may confer no benefit to HR-pQCT determined bone micro-architecture

Nour Munier , Boyd Steven K , Perry Rebecca J , Stephure David K , Hanley David A

Turner syndrome (TS) is known to be associated with increased risk of osteoporosis and fracture. Childhood treatment with GH has been considered standard of care for treatment of growth failure in TS, while the influence of GH on bone health has been poorly understood. The purpose of this study is to assess the influence of GH on bone microarchitecture on a cohort of TS subjects.TS subjects aged 16–45 were included. Bone mineral density (BMD) was as...

ba0007p81 | (1) | ICCBH2019

Bone health in adolescent females with anorexia nervosa may be preserved by high lean mass

Nour Munier , Baril Chantelle , Kontulainen Saija , Kurji Ayisha , Baxter-Jones Adam , Erlandson Marta

Objectives: Anorexia nervosa (AN) is condition of severe low body weight as a result of impaired body image and a fear of gaining weight, often occurring during adolescence, a critical time for bone development. AN has been associated with low bone mass and impaired bone strength. However, many studies have failed to consider body composition, particularly lean mass when assessing bone health. The purpose of this study was to assess if females with AN have an appropriate amoun...