hrp0094p2-51 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2021

A Rare Cause of Hyponatremia in a Child with Hirschsprung Disease Operated with an Ileostomy

Alassaf Abeer ,

Background and Objectives: Pseudohypoaldosteronism (PHA) is a rare condition characterized by hyponatremia, hyperkalemia, metabolic acidosis and high plasma aldosterone level. Pseudohypoaldosteronism secondary to gastrointestinal losses is rare in the pediatric population. We present a case with secondary pseudohypoaldosteronism due to excessive gastrointestinal losses through ileostomy.Methods: A 1.5 year-old-male child...

hrp0084p3-673 | Bone | ESPE2015

Successful Treatment of Severe Hypercalcemia in an Infant with Williams Syndrome Using a Single Infusion of Pamidronate Followed by Low Calcium Diet

Odeh Rasha , Albaramki Jumana , Alassaf Abeer

Background: 15% of patients with Williams syndrome develop hypercalcemia that is described as mild and transient. There are, however, reported cases with severe hypercalcemia that did not respond to traditional therapy. Pamidronate was used in the treatment of this condition, and was successful in the few reported cases in the literature.Case presentation: We report a 9 month old female who presented with failure to thrive, polyuria and polydipsia. She h...