Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0056gp168 | Paediatrics, Developmental ' Female Reproduction | ECE2018

Self-esteem, emotional stability, social anxiety disorder and suicidal behaviours among transgender youth before gender-affirmative treatment in spain

Pardo Ines Modrego , Balaguer Marcelino Gomez , Murillo Felipe Hurtado , Sabater Eva Maria Riera , Moya Victor Atienza , Torres Santiago Garcia , Leon Juan Diego Salazar , Hernandez-Mijares Antonio

Introduction: The demand of health care for people with gender incongruence (IG) has grown exponentially especially in young population. Due to this, there is a growing number of studies that show psychological conflicts and social functioning in those individuals who have not received gender-affirming treatment with medical intervention (pubertal block, hormone or surgical treatment) and social intervention. However, the data published so far do not represent the European cou...

ea0056p964 | Male Reproduction | ECE2018

Impact of testosterone administration to female-to-male transsexuals on cardiovascular risk factors

Sabater Eva Maria Riera , Balaguer Marcelino Gomez , Torres Santiago Garcia , Lannatuoni Francesca , Morant Celia Banuls , Murillo Felipe Hurtado , Villaescusa Cristina Del Castillo , Mijares Antonio Hernandez

Introduction: Cross sex hormonal therapy with testosterone is used in female-to-male transgender people to induce the desired secondary sexual features; this could lead to an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases. Data published on this subject is scarce and contradictory.Objective: To evaluate effects on weight, inflammatory and prothrombotic parameters, lipid profile, and insulin resistance after 3–4 months of testosterone treatment in transse...