Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep612 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2022

Renal cell carcinoma revealed by acute adrenal insufficiency

Abadlia Salma , Najla Bchir , Chadia Zouaoui , Raddadi Sarra , Ouertani Haroun

Introduction: Renal cell carcinoma (RCC) is the most common type of malignant renal tumors in adults. It is often difficult to detect it precociously since early-stage renal tumors are usually asymptomatic and non-palpable. We report a case of RCC revealed by acute adrenal insufficiency (AAI).Case report: Mr. A.B, 46 years old, 30 pack-year smoker, with a medical history of gout treated with Allopurinol, was admitted to our department for acute adrenal i...

ea0081ep339 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on diabetic patients

Abadlia Salma , Chadia Zouaoui , Najla Bchir , Raddadi Sarra , Benchhida Annam , Souibgui Chaima , Ouertani Haroun

Introduction: The COVID-19 pandemic had a significant emotional and psychological impact on populations worldwide, especially vulnerable people with chronic diseases such as diabetics. The objective of our study was to assess the quality of life and psychological distress of diabetic patients and to study patientsÂ’ attitudes towards managing their diabetes.Methods: We conducted a cross sectional descriptive study involving 60 diabetic patients follo...

ea0070aep442 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2020

Diabetes mellitus and glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: About a case report

Hadj Ali Zohra , Htira Yosra , Khalaf Rahma , Yamoun Rihab , Abadlia Salma , Zemni Zeineb , Mami Faika Ben

Introduction: The glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is the most common enzyme deficiency in humans. In red blood cells, the pentose phosphate pathway is the only source of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NADPH), and defense mechanisms against oxidative damage are highly dependent on G6PD activity. The occurrence of acute haemolysis in patient with G6PD deficiency and diabetes has been reported and ascribed to various mechanisms. Her we report a case of pat...

ea0081ep405 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Impact of obesity on the development of respiratory abnormalities

Mizouri Ramla , Ben Othman Rym , Ben Amor Nadia , Mahjoub Faten , Yamoun Rihab , Abadlia Salma , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Obesity exposes to multiple complications, including cardiovascular and metabolic ones. It can also cause respiratory problems, which are still insufficiently researched. The objective of this study was to detect respiratory abnormalities in a group of obese people followed in an obesity unit.Methods: This was a descriptive and analytical cross-sectional study of 100 obese patients consulting at the human obesity research unit of the Nation...

ea0073pep2.5 | Presented ePosters 2: Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Factors predicting insulin requirement in gestational diabetes mellitus

Abadlia Salma , Imen Sebai , Abir El Amri , Haifa Abdessalem , Sarra Raddadi , Nedra Bendag , Kamilia Ounaissa , Chiraz Amrouche

Aim of the studyTo identify the factors predicting insulin need in women with Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM).MethodsIt was a retrospective study conducted in the National Institute of Nutrition between January 2018 and January 2019. Pregnant women referred for the management of GDM were included (n = 1000).GDM was defined according to the World Health Organisation as a glucose intolerance of var...

ea0081ep343 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Foot risk assessment in diabetic patients

Zemni Zeineb , Raja Daii , Lajili Olfa , Bornaz Emna , Salem Amal , Abadlia Salma , Yosra Htira , Imene Hedfi , Hadj Ali Zohra , Ben Mami Faika

Background: The management of diabetic foot starts with prevention, mainly based on the early detection of peripheral neuropathy and peripheral arterial disease, called podiatric risk assessment. This risk must be evaluated in all type 2 diabetics since the discovery. The aim of this study was the assessment of diabetic foot ulcer risk according to International Working Group on the Diabetic Foot (IWGDF) and the identification of risk factors for developing foot lesions.<p...

ea0081ep526 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Does the initial daily insuline dose vary with the amount of glycated hemoglobin

Zemni Zeineb , Ghamgui Wissal , Raja Daii , Yamoun Rihab , Salem Amal , Abadlia Salma , Hedfi Imen , Jemaii Chaima , Htira Yosra , Mami Faika Ben

Introduction: Insulin therapy remains a treatment of last resort for type 2 diabetic patients with uncontrolled diabetes with oral antidiabetic. The aim of this study was to find a correlation between the initial dose of insulin and the glycated hemoglobin (A1c) level.Methods: We conducted a cross sectional study. We included 63 patients with type 2 diabetes hospitalized for a switching to insulin in the C department of diabetology and nutrition at the N...