Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep424 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Particularities of diabetes discovered after the age of 65

Mizouri Ramla , Mahjoub Faten , Ben Amor Nadia , Ben Othman Rym , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Diabetes mellitus is a disease that is progressing at an alarming rate in the world. In the elderly, the symptoms are often insidious and atypical, which can delay the diagnosis and the establishment of effective treatment. Indeed, management is not always easy because it must take into account multiple parameters. The objective of our study was to study the clinico-biological and etiological profile of diabetes discovered after the age of 65 years.<p class="...

ea0081ep534 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy Findings in a group of morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery

Khalaf Rahma , Mahjoub Faten , Amor Nadia Ben , Berriche Olfa , Jamoussi Henda

Background: Studies of morbid obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery (BS) have revealed that obesity is related with an increased prevalence of endoscopic and histologic gastritis. Performing esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) prior to BS allows the detection and treatment of Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori) infection which is considered to be limiting access to bariatric surgery.Aim: The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of gastric lesi...

ea0070ep571 | Hot topics (including COVID-19) | ECE2020

Inaugural diabetic ketosis in iatrogenic cushing syndrome

Kamoun Elyes , Amor Nadia Ben , Berriche Olfa , Mahjoub Faten , Lajili Olfa , Guiche Dorra El , Jamoussi Henda

Introduction: The main widespread type of diabetes are type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and secondary causes must always be assessed if there is any suspicion.Cushing Syndrom is one of the main causes of endocrine disorders causing diabetes, though it is rarely revealed by a ketosis.We herein report the case of inaugural ketosis in a patient with an iatrogenic Cushing Syndrom.ObservationA 27...

ea0056p590 | Obesity | ECE2018

Quality of life after sleeve gastrectomy

Omri Marwa , Mahjoub Faten , Amor Nadia Ben , Kacem Awatef , Bhouri Sabeh , Jamoussi Henda

Aim: Morbid obesity associated with obesity-related diseases has a negative impact on the quality of life. The aim of the study was to assess the impact of bariatric treatment on the quality of life among patients with morbid obesity who underwent sleeve gastrectomy.Methodology: Thirty obese patients undergoing sleeve gastrectomy were included in our study. Their weight, height, body mass index were measured at baseline and 6 months after surgery. The qu...

ea0056ep47 | Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2018

Weight loss 6 months after sleeve gastrectomy

Omri Marwa , Mahjoub Faten , Amor Nadia Ben , Bhouri Sabeh , Kacem Awatef , Jamoussi Henda

Aim: The aim of our study was to evaluate the impact of sleeve gastectomy on weight loss 6 months after surgery.Methodology: This was a prospective study including 30 obese patients undergoing sleeve gastrectomy. Their weight,height, BMI, fat mass index and waist circumfernce, were measured at baseline and 6 months after surgery.Results: Mean patient age was 36.77±7.82 .80% of the study patients were women. There were signific...

ea0073aep240 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Impact of sleeve gastrectomy on uric acid metabolism in a Tunisian obese group

Imene Hedfi , Mahjoub Faten , Amor Nadia Ben , Mizouri Ramla , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

IntroductionFacing the repeated failures of the medical management of obesity, bariatric surgery offers a promising therapeutic option in terms of achieving weight loss and metabolic benefits. Our study aimed to assess the impact of sleeve gastrectomy on uric acid metabolism in obese subjects.MethodsThis was a repeated retrospective cross-sectional study including 40 obese patients who were followed up at the...

ea0073aep314 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

Evolution of the parameters of liver function after sleeve gastrectomy

Imene Hedfi , Lajili Olfa , Mahjoub Faten , Amor Nadia Ben , Mizouri Ramla , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

IntroductionObesity is an undeniable global health problem that has taken on epidemic proportions in both developed and developing countries. Bariatric surgery offers a promising therapeutic option mostly in the face of frequent failures of dietary management of obesity. Our study aimed to describe the evolution of parameters of liver function after sleeve gastrectomy.MethodsIt was a retrospective study inclu...

ea0081ep512 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Omega 6 and 3 intake in depressive patients

Othman Rym Ben , Gamoudi Amel , Mizouri Ramla , Amor Nadia Ben , Loukil Insaf , Souissi Cyrin , Berriche Olfa , Mahjoub Feten , Jamoussi Henda

Background: several studies show a ralation between the lack of omega 6 and 3 and the developpement of depression. in other hand, there is a modification in the food behaviors in case of depression which can lead to the persistance of symptoms so the intake of omega 6 and 3 should be assessed for every depressive patientMethods: 50 patients whith depression were involved in our study. They were recruited from outpatient department in a psychiatric hospit...

ea0081ep515 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Diplopia, a sign of diabetes: A case report

Mizouri Ramla , Othman Rym Ben , Amor Nadia Ben , Mahjoub Faten , Amri Abir El , Amorri Amany , Olfa Berriche , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: Diabetes mellitus is the leading cause of neuropathy worldwide. Non-retinal diabetic complications including oculomotor damage represent 1 to 3% of ocular manifestations of diabetes. The affected oculomotor nerves are essentially the external oculomotor nerve (VI), the common oculomotor nerve (III), and more rarely, the pathetic nerve (IV).Observation: We report the case of a patient referred to our department for additional management of r...

ea0081ep535 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Prevalence of metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents

Safi Eya , Olfa Berriche , Khaoula Ben Ali , Rachdi Rim , Lajili Olfa , Ouderni Imen , Amor Nadia Ben , Mahjoub Faten , Henda Jamoussi

Introduction: The metabolic syndrome is a major public health problem. Its prevalence is constantly increasing, especially in children and adolescents. Our objective was to determine the prevalence of metabolic syndrome in a population of obese children and adolescents.Method: This is a descriptive cross-sectional study including 47 children and adolescents recruited at the obesity unit of the National Institute of Nutrition in Tunis. Each patient underw...