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ea0085oc7.4 | Oral Communications 7 | BSPED2022

Type A insulin resistance syndrome presenting with PCOS features and an unusual pattern of diabetes in a 10-year-old female

Nath Susmita , Munn Wendy , Hulse Tony

Background: Type A insulin resistance syndrome (TAIRS) is rare (prevalence 1/100 000) and is caused by pathological mutations in the insulin receptor (INSR) gene. The clinical features tend to affect females more severely. Patients can present with severe hyperinsulinemia, hyperandrogenism and acanthosis nigricans. We report a case of a girl with symptoms initially suggestive of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) but also with asymptomatic diabetes mellitus.<p class="abste...