hrp0089p3-p255 | Growth & Syndromes P3 | ESPE2018

Factors Affecting Height Velocity in Normal Prepubertal Children

Kim Seul Ki , Choi Yujung , Lee Seonhwa , Lee Jun Hui , Ahn Moon Bae , Kim Shin Hee , Cho Won Kyung , Cho Kyung Soon , Jung Min Ho , Suh Byung Kyu

Purpose: To analyze the effects of clinical and laboratory factors, including insulin-like growth factor (IGF) levels, on the height velocity of normal prepubertal children.Methods: Ninety-five healthy prepubertal children (33 boys, 62 girls) were enrolled. The mean chronological age of the participants was 6.3±1.4 years, with a height standard deviation score (SDS) of −0.88±0.70. IGF-1, IGF binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3), SDS for anthropome...

hrp0086p1-p906 | Thyroid P1 | ESPE2016

Thyroid Cancers in Korean Pediatric Populations with Thyroid Nodules

Park So Hyun , Jang Joon Ho , Park Su Jin , Ahn Moon Bae , Kim Sin Hee , Cho Won Kyoung , Cho Kyung Soon , Jung Min Ho , Suh Byung Kyu

Background: South Korea is one of the adequate or excessive iodine nutritional state countries and high-iodine intake is related to papillary thyroid cancer. The prevalence of thyroid cancer of South Korea has increased and the proportion of thyroid papillary cancer has increased as 97.9–98.3% in 2010. Childhood thyroid cancer is rare, and the prevalence of thyroid cancer in pediatric population was reported as 20–26% of thyroid nodules worldwide. However, there have...

hrp0082p2-d3-349 | Diabetes (2) | ESPE2014

Retinol Binding Protein 4 and Adiponectin Levels During Oral Glucose Tolerance Test in Obese Children Newly Diagnosed of Type 2 Diabetes

Park So Hyun , Kim Jae Hong , Cho Kyung Soon , Cho Min Sun , Jung In A , Kim Sin Hee , Jung Min Ho , Suh Byung Kyu

Background: Retinol binding protein 4 (RBP4) and adiponectin are known to be related with insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes.Objective and hypotheses: This study was aimed at investigating (RBP4) and adiponectin secretion in obese Korean children and adolescents with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes (T2DM).Method: Nine obese children and adolescents with newly diagnosed T2DM (DM group) and ten obese age-matched subjects without ...