hrp0089p3-p018 | Adrenals and HPA Axis P3 | ESPE2018

Adequate Interpretation of Cortisol Levels in Children

Chueca Maria J , Villarreal Maria , Andres Carlos , Berrade Sara , Dura Teodoro , Nova Luiz-Miguel , Rodriguez Pablo

Adrenocortical tumours are a rare disease in the paediatric population, with a higher prevalence in children under 5 years. The aetiology is partially known; in some cases it is related to mutations in the tumour suppressor gene p53 (TP 53). The classical symptoms of the Cushing syndrome are not usually present in children, so we should suspect this disease in children and teenagers with obesity or with slow growth velocity.Methods: We report a case of a...

hrp0092p2-277 | Thyroid | ESPE2019

Congenital Hypothyroidism: Neonatal SCREENING PROGRAM with T4 and TSH

Chueca Maria J. , Moreno Paula , Dura Teodoro , Berrade Sara , Andres Carlos , Garcia Maria Dolores , Moreno Jose Carlos , Ascunce Nieves

Objectives: -To determine children diagnosed with central congenital hypothyroidism (CCH) by a screening program using TSH and total T4 between May 2016 and January 2019.-To analyze the characteristics of the disease in these children.Material and Methods: During the time of the study, 14.743 newborns have been screened. Cut-off points are used for TSH ≥10MU/ml and T4 6 and 20 mg/dl as lower ...

hrp0089p3-p084 | Diabetes & Insulin P3 | ESPE2018

Diabetic Capilaropathy: A Case Report

Andres Carlos , Tabuenca Laura , Sanchez Idoia , Diaz Laura , Chueca Maria J , Berrade Sara , Dura Teodoro , Compains Esther

Uncontrolled diabetes mellitus is a disease with a wide range of systemic complications. Eye complications may seriously threaten quality of life. Diabetic retinopathy is the most frequent diabetic ocular complication. However, diabetic capilaropathy is a little known condition of diabetic retinopathy. It is an acute optic disc edema and/or macular edema; due to an acute hyperglycaemia.Method: We present a case of a diabetic 14-years-old female with diab...

hrp0095p2-89 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2022

Design, certification and evaluation of an Insulin Infusion Therapy Care and Education Program (PAETII) in children/adolescents in a Pediatric Unit

J. Chueca Maria , Gabari Mercedes , Burillo Elisabeth , Berrade Sara , Herrero Sara , Francisco Laura , Lopez de Dicastillo Ana , Andres Carlos

A structured program of therapeutic education is essential to achieve a good result from the use of technology in the treatment of diabetes.Objectives: Facilitate knowledge, skills and aptitudes to patients and their families in therapy. Promote the capacity for self-management and adherence to treatment. Provide ongoing support to patients. Improve clinical outcomes, health status and quality of life.Metho...