Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0014p254 | (1) | ECE2007

A registry of GDM in portugal

Ruas Luísa , Rocha Tiago , Dores Jorge , Carvalheiro Manuela

Introduction: A retrospective study of the year 2003, of 1314 women with GDM, was performed.Patients and methods: Two groups according to pre-pregnancy BMI: Go - BMI&gE;30 Kg/m2; Gno BMI<30 Kg/m2. Mean age 32.9±5 years, A1c<6% in both groups. Influence of BMI in different variables was analysed: family history of DM, weight gain during pregnancy; blood pressure, need of insulin, gestation age at the beginning of insulin...

ea0014p338 | (1) | ECE2007

Prevalence of thyroid antibodies in gestational diabetes mellitus

Ruas Luísa , Paiva Sandra , Campos Maria , Marta Elvira , Lobo António , Cravo Annette , Carvalheiro Manuela

Background: Pregnancy alters the natural history of autoimmune thyroid disorders. The incidence rate of positive thyroid antibodies (T-abs +) in asymptomatic women during pregnancy has been reported to be between 6 and 19.6%.Aim: To determine the prevalence of thyroid antibodies (T-abs) in Gestational Diabetes Mellitus (GDM).Subjects & Method: In 408 women, at the time of diagnose of GDM, TSH, free thyroxine, free tri-iodothyro...

ea0073aep587 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2021

Endocrine features in Noonan syndrome

Inês Vieira , Bastos Margarida , Ruas Luísa , Rodrigues Dírcea , Gomes Leonor , Paiva Isabel

IntroductionNoonan syndrome can result from different mutations, the most frequent being in PTPN11. The diagnosis is often made by the clinical picture of short stature, facial dysmorphisms and heart defects. From an endocrine point of view, growth retardation, hypogonadism and a higher frequency of thyroid autoimmunity are highlighted.ObjectivesTo analyse endocrine features in patients with Noonan syndrome (...