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Yearbook of Paediatric Endocrinology 2018

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9. Oncology and chronic disease

Pedicelli Stefania , Ciccone Sara , Bizzarri Carla

As usual, the year in research in Oncology and chronic disease has been very rich. Most of the highlighted papers investigate the effects of cancer treatment on the endocrine system. Issues related to long-term surveillance strategies represent an emerging topic of discussion.Furthermore, a few key points about growth retardation as a common complication of different chronic systemic diseases in children have been defined:• t...