hrp0089p3-p114 | Diabetes & Insulin P3 | ESPE2018

Metformin Therapy Ina Lean Adolescent Girl with Prediabetes Dysglycemia Treated: Good Response

AlAaraj Nada , Hermi Amene , Hamed Noor , Ahmed Shaymaa , Soliman Ashraf

Background: Metformin (dimethylbiguanide) is the most widely prescribed treatment for children with T2DM. Long term controlled studies are still required to assess its effect on prediabetes dysglycemia in childrenCase presentation: A 13-year-old lean adolescent girl presented to PEC with a day history of difficult breathing associated with dry cough. No history of fever, abdominal pain, vomiting or change in bowel motion. She had a 10 months’ histor...

hrp0094p2-241 | Fetal, neonatal endocrinology and metabolism (to include hypoglycaemia) | ESPE2021

Incidence of early neonatal hypoglycemia and some related risk factors in Qatar. A cohort study over two years (2018 and 2019)

Soliman Ashraf , Ali Hamdy , Alaaraj Nada , Alyafei Fawzia , Hamed Noor , Ahmed Shaymaa ,

Objective: The objective of this study is to determine the incidence of early neonatal hypoglycemia and to confirm potential risk factors.Study design: The study was conducted at a tertiary Medical Center in Qatar. between January 2018 and December 2019. First blood glucose concentrations of all infants admitted to the nursery were measured using a "point of care" analyzer (Accu-Chek). We recorded risk factors for hypoglycemia su...

hrp0092p2-50 | Bone, Growth Plate and Mineral Metabolism | ESPE2019

Bone Mineral Density in Children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) and Analysis of Possible Factors Affecting Their Bone Health; A controlled study

Abdel Meguid Ahmed Shaymaa Elsayed , Saleh Elsayed Salma Mohamed , Hazem Gouda Mohamed , Mokhtar Emara Doaa , Elawwa Ahmed , Soliman Ashraf

Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) may be associated with reduced bone mineral density (BMD). Possible pathogenic mechanisms include impaired bone anabolic effect due to decreased insulin and insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-I). In addition, hyperglycemia can impair osteoblast function.We measured anthropometric data, glycemic control (HbA1C), insulin dose /kg, calcium, PO4 and alkaline phosphatase and BMD by (DEXA scan at the spine (L2–L4) and at the...