Vitamin D (25-OHD) has a role in bone health after treatment for cancer. 25-OHD deficiency has been associated with risk factors for cardiovascular disease, but no data focusing on this topic in childhood cancer survivors have been published. We investigated the 25-OHD status in children treated for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), and evaluated its influence on vascular function.
|Numero di pagine||6|
|Rivista||World Journal of Pediatrics|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2019|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
Muggeo, V. M. R., D’Amato, G., Ciccone, M. M., Santoro, N., Novielli, C., D’Amato, G., Faienza, M. F., Altomare, M., Giordano, P., Muggeo, P., & Delvecchio, M. (2019). Cardiovascular dysfunction and vitamin D status in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia survivors. World Journal of Pediatrics, 15, 465-470.