hrp0089p2-p031 | Adrenals and HPA Axis P2 | ESPE2018

The Relationship Between Vitamin D Status and Metabolic Abnormalities in Females with Classical Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia: A Pilot Study

Hassan Mona , Ibrahim Amany , Abdou Marise , Atty Sahar Abdel , Nabil Diana

Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) patients have a higher frequency of obesity, visceral adiposity, hyperinsulinism, insulin resistance and hyperandrogenism. There is increasing evidence that low vitamin D status is associated with impaired β-cell function, insulin resistance and impaired glucose tolerance.Objectives: This pilot aimed to determine the status of serum 25 (OH) D levels in CAH female patients who are followed up in Diabetes Endocrine...

hrp0082p2-d2-277 | Adrenals & HP Axis (1) | ESPE2014

Psychological and Behavioral Outcome of Female Patients with Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia

Ashmawy Abeer El , Abdou Amany , Nasr Mohamed , Tawfik Sameh , Abdelghaffar Shereen , Ibrahim Amany

Background: Children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) may suffer from multiple psychological troubles.Objective and hypotheses: To assess the psychological and behavioral outcome of genetically females with classic CAH and to study the extent to which these behavioral changes could be attributed to high levels of androgens in the prenatal and postnatal periods.Method: 51 genetically females with CAH, representing Prader st...