hrp0097rfc10.2 | Fetal, neonatal endocrinology and metabolism (to include hypoglycaemia) & Multisystem endocrine disorders | ESPE2023

Utility of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) during pancreatic surgery in patients with Congenital Hyperinsulinism

Worthington Sarah , Worth Chris , O'Shea Elaine , Ahmad Sumera , Bowler Matthew , Beauve Benoit , Salomon-Estebanez Maria , Banerjee Indraneel

Introduction: Congenital Hyperinsulinism (CHI) is a rare disease of hypoglycaemia due to excess insulin production. Patients with both focal and diffuse forms of CHI may have severe hypoglycaemia not responsive to medical therapies. Such patients require lesionectomy or subtotal pancreatectomy with a corresponding necessity for enhanced glycaemic monitoring during the peri-operative period. Subcutaneous Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) provides real-time hi...