hrp0082p2-d2-465 | Growth (1) | ESPE2014

Assessment of Omentin-1, Vaspin, and Visfatin Levels in Pediatric Patients with GH Deficiency

Sawicka Beata , Borysewicz-Sanczyk Hanna , Zasim Aneta , Jakubowska Ewa , Bossowski Artur

Introduction: GH deficiency (GHD) is a disease, in which the pituitary gland does not produce enough GH. GHD has a variety of different negative effects at different ages; e.g. it can result short stature and increased adiposity. Excessive intra-abdominal fat is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. In recent years new adipokines such as:omentin-1, vaspin, and visfatin have been described. Omentin-1 is decreased in obesity in contrast to increased vaspin...

hrp0082p3-d3-948 | Puberty and Neuroendocrinology (1) | ESPE2014

Hypothalamic Hamartoma as a Cause of Central Precocious Puberty in 4.5-Year-Old Girl: Case Report

Jakubowska Ewa , Sawicka Beata , Borysewicz-Sanczyk Hanna , Zasim Aneta , Bossowski Artur

Background: Hamartoma is a benign, focal malformation, which is composed of tissue elements normally found at that site which are arranged chaotically within the mass. It may occur in many different parts of the body and often is undetected. Hypothalamic hamartoma, unlike most such growths, is symptomatic. It may cause gelastic seisures, visual problems, rage disorders and early onset of puberty.Objective and hypotheses: A 4.5-year-old girl was hospitali...

hrp0095p1-241 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2022

3 Screen ICA TM Elisa - A New Tool for Identify Pre-Clinical Diabetes in First-Degree Relatives of Patients with Type 1 Diabetes (Pre-D1Abetes Study)

Noiszewska Klaudyna , Bossowski Artur , Zasim Aneta , Jamiołkowska-Sztabkowska Milena , Polkowska Agnieszka , Mazur Artur , Brzuszek Marta , Fichna Piotr , Niechciał Elżbieta , Szalecki Mieczysław , Wysocka-Mincewicz Marta , Myśliwiec Małgorzata , Żalińska Magdalena , Szmigierko-Kawko Małgorzata , Noczyńska Anna , Zubkiewicz-Kucharska Agnieszka , Chobot Agata , Górska-Flak Karolina , Ochab Agnieszka , Szadkowska Agnieszka , Wyka Krystyna , Pietrzak Iwona , Pilecki Olgierd , Jarosz-Chobot Przemysława , Rusak Ewa , Beń-Skowronek Iwona , Sieniawska Joanna , Szypowska Agnieszka , Nazim Joanna , Walczak Mieczysław , Jóźwa Anita , Marcinkiewicz Katarzyna , Powell Michael , Amoroso Marie , Rees Smith Bernard , Furmaniak Jadwiga

Background and Aims: A pre-clinical stage of type 1 diabetes (T1D) often precedes by many years the overt clinical symptoms. Diagnosis during this period is often difficult and is based on the presence of specific islet autoantibodies in the subject's blood. First-degree relatives of patients with T1D were tested using the 3 Screen ICA TM ELISA (RSR Ltd) for combined testing for autoantibodies to GAD65 (glutamic acid decarboxylase, 65kDa isoform), ZnT8 (z...