hrp0084p2-306 | DSD | ESPE2015

Two Testes and 2X Chromosomes: Why?

Aljaser Fahed , Wherrett Diane

Background: A 60-day-old infant with genital ambiguity was assessed in the multidisciplinary urogenital clinic. The baby was born full term and weighed 3.4 kg at birth. The antenatal history was noncontributory. On physical examination, there was no obvious dysmorphic features. On genitourinary exam, there was a well developed scrotum that was bifid, with rugae and pigmentation. There was penoscrotal transposition. His phallus was of a normal breadth and length with ventral cu...

hrp0092p3-183 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders | ESPE2019

High Demand for Collaborative Work Between Paediatric Endocrinologists in Arab Countries

Alsaffar Hussain , Elawwa Ahmed , Aljaser Fahed , Chaturvedi Deepti , Ehtisham Sarah , Habeb Abdelhadi , Deeb Asma

Introduction: The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has witnessed increasing number of researchers over last decade; for example, in-between 2015 and 2016, the number of researchers (in full time equivalent) per 1 million inhabitants was 2.4K in UAE, 1.1K in Morocco, 680 in Egypt, 604 in Qatar and 242 in Oman. Research and Development investment among Arabic countries was the highest in Tunisia, Egypt, Morocco, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirate...