Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p927 | Pituitary – Clinical (<emphasis role="italic">Generously supported by IPSEN</emphasis>) | ECE2013

Therapeutic response to recombinat somatropin in children with isolated deficiency of GH

Belo Sandra , Nogueira Claudia , Corujeira Susana , Costa Carla , Castro-Correia Cintia , Fontoura Manuel

Introduction: Generously supported by IPSEN)-->Treatment with recombinant ST is subject to strict criteria. Differences in the response to therapy based on the maximum level of ST in diagnostic tests (ST ≤5 vs ST >5 ng/ml), could predict whose patients would benefit more from therapy.Purpase: Assess differences in the response to therapy with rST in patients with IDGH.Methods: S...

ea0081p598 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Impact of Bariatric Surgery on the liver - An adolescent cohort

von Hafe Madalena , Chaves Joana , Neves Joao Sergio , Borges-Canha Marta , Vale Catarina , Lourenco Ines , Corujeira Susana , Campos Miguel

Introduction: Obese patients are at an increased risk of develop nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Evidence supports that bariatric surgery might have an important impact on hepatic profile in obese adults. Literature suggests that bariatric surgery in adolescents might decrease the prevalence of some comorbidities, but information about its impact on liver profile and steatosis and fibrosis risk remains scarce.Aim: To evaluate the impact of bariatric su...

ea0081p599 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Effect of bariatric surgery on metabolic profile − a pediatric cohort

von Hafe Madalena , Chaves Joana , Sergio Neves Joao , Borges-Canha Marta , Vale Catarina , Corujeira Susana , Campos Miguel

Introduction: Obesity is a complex multifactorial disease and its prevalence in pediatric age has increased. Obesity prejudices the individual metabolic profile due to the adipotoxicity involved in this condition. Bariatric surgery improves the weight of obese patients along with metabolic comorbidities, being today one of the most effective treatments for obesity. Time of exposure to adipotoxicity appears to be an important risk factor for the development of metabolic complic...