Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0038p297 | Obesity, diabetes, metabolism and cardiovascular | SFEBES2015

Similia similibus curantur: using DPP-IV inhibitor to treat reactive hypoglycaemia

Clemente Marisa , Moulinath B

Introduction: Reactive hypoglycaemia (RH) is a complex problem, with no definite treatment apart from lifestyle changes.Methods: We used Sitagliptin in two patients with RH, who had tried lifestyle changes for at least 2 years but without much effect. A gentleman with initial BMI of 31.4 kg/m2 and another lady of BMI 24.1 kg/m2 was treated with Sitagliptin 100 and 50 mg daily, in view of their weight and thereby volume of distributi...

ea0095p68 | Obesity 1 | BSPED2023

Case report: Potocki-lupski syndrome (PTLS) with obesity

Naghmuish Eiman , Clemente Marisa , Weerasinghe Kamal

Case report: Potocki-Lupski Syndrome (PTLS) with obesityEiman Naghmuish1, Marisa Clemente1, Kamal Weerasinghe11Department of Paediatrics, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board, The UK.Introduction: Potocki-Lupski syndrome (PTLS) is a rare genetic disorder affecting 1:20.000 people worldwide, it is caused b...

ea0095p129 | Gonadal, DSD and Reproduction 2 | BSPED2023

Kallmann syndrome: A FGFR1 mutation

Clemente Marisa , Naghmuish Eiman , Weerasinghe Kamal

Introduction: Kallmann syndrome (KS) is a developmental disorder characterised by hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and anosmia. 30% of cases are related with genetic causes, with FGFR1 mutations being identified in 10%. There are more than 140 FGFR1 gene mutations identified. We present a female patient with KS due to a FGFR1 mutation, where the presenting features included primary amenorrhoea and anosmia.Case description: ...

ea0066oc6.5 | Oral Communications 6 | BSPED2019

Factors affecting the practice of routinely downloading blood glucose data at home for families and children with type 1 diabetes

Ng Sze May , Clemente Marisa , Sultana Perveen , Apperley Louise

Background: In type 1 diabetes (T1D), optimal glycaemic control requires intensive self-management to reduce the risk of complications. While routine downloading and review of blood glucose data is part of clinical practice of healthcare providers in an outpatient setting, patients and families are also educated, advised and encouraged to regularly download and review blood glucose data at home in order to make adjustments to insulin dosing for carbohydrate intake and insulin ...