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ea0016p507 | Obesity | ECE2008

Serum adiponectin levels in children with nonspecific infections: relations with fever and acute phase reactants

Aydin Banu , Kirel Birgul , Sirmagul Basar

It has been shown that adiponectin (AN) has antidiabetic, antiatherosclerotic and antiinflammatory activities. We analyzed serum AN levels in children with nonspecific infections. Forty-two prepubertal children (18 boys, 24 girls, age range: 14–163 months) admitted with fever ≥38 °C and nonspecific infection (upper respiratory tract infection, otitis, urine tract infections) symptoms were included. Their ideal body weights (IBW) for height were within 10...

ea0037ep378 | Diabetes (pathiophysiology & epitemiology) | ECE2015

Risks of having gestational diabetes in the future for mothers and their offspring

Aydin Sabin Goktas , Uzum Ayse Kubat , Aydin Banu Kucukemre , Yildiz Sevda Ozel , Gedik Selda , Idiz Cemile , Canbaz Bulent , Bas Firdevs , Bundak Ruveyde , Dinccag Nevin

Introduction: Gestational diabetes (GDM) has an important short and long-term health consequences for both the mother and her offspring. The aim of this study was to evaluate current metabolic status of women with GDM history and their offspring approximately at 10th year after delivery.Methods: 24 mothers who had GDM 10 years before (mean age 41.08±4.13 years and BMI 30.3±5.9) and their children (11 females, 13 males; mean age of 11.0±1.9...