Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : February | Volume : 11 | Issue : 2 | Page : TD01 - TD02

Mullerian Agenesis Associated with Turnerís Syndrome TD01-TD02

Padmanabhan Elamparidhi, Rudrappa Ramesh Kumar, Selvakkalanjiyam Sivaranjinie, Rajakumar Sibhithran

Dr. Padmanabhan Elamparidhi,
Department of Radio-Diagnosis, Sri Manakula Vinayagar Medical college and Hospital, Madagadipet, Puducherry- 605107, India.

Turnerís syndrome is a chromosomal disorder with 45 X0 due to absence of a set of gene from the short arm of X chromosome. The incidence of Turnerís syndrome is 1 in 2500 live births. Primary amenorrhea is well known in Turnerís syndrome, the reason being streak ovaries; but mullerian agenesis as a cause of primary amenorrhea in Turnerís syndrome is a very rare entity. The incidence of Turnerís syndrome associated with mullerian agenesis is extremely rare as there is only a hand full of cases reported in literature. We report a rare case of adolescent female who presented with primary amenorrhea and found to have Turnerís syndrome with mullerian agenesis.