Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0051p068 | Diabetes | BSPED2017

Review of diabetes antibody profile in children and young people with diabetes

Thanawala Nehal , Sundaram Premkumar , Tziaferi Vaitsa , Greening James

Aim: Previous studies have shown that diabetes associated antibodies are present in 85–90% of patients with Type 1 diabetes. NICE guidelines do not suggest routine use of antibodies screening at initial presentation. The aim of our study was to identify the incidence of antibody positivity in our centre and also review the clinical profile of children diagnosed with diabetes who were antibodies negative.Method: Retrospective case notes review of 243...

ea0066p35 | Diabetes 3 | BSPED2019

Rare association of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) with tubulo-interstitial nephritis and uveitis (TINU) and hypercalcaemia

Moshanova Tatyana , Kapoor Sonal , De Sudarshana , Sundaram Premkumar

Children and adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) are at increased risk for developing other autoimmune diseases. We are presenting this rare association of tubulo-interstitial nephritis and uveitis (TINU) with severe hypercalcaemia and type 1 DM. 12 years old girl, with Type 1 Diabetes for 5 years presented with 4 months history of weight loss, abdominal pain, nausea, tiredness, anorexia and recurrent hypoglycaemias. Her HbA1c levels was 38 mmol/mol (5.6%). She wa...

ea0045oc8.3 | Oral Communications 8- Diabetes | BSPED2016

Comparison of Insulin sensitivity measures between overweight and obese children and adolescents of South Asian and White Caucasian ethnicity

Shenoy Savitha , Sundaram Premkumar , Greening James , Tziaferi Vaya

Background: WHO has recommended that adults of South Asian (SA) ethnicity need to have lower body mass index (BMI) cut-off to define overweight and obesity compared to White Caucasians (WC). The background for this is the increasing evidence that obesity-related morbidities are much higher at a lower BMI among SA compared to WC adults.Objective: The aim of our study was to evaluate differences in measures of insulin sensitivity amongst children and adole...