hrp0084p3-1211 | Thyroid | ESPE2015

Rectal Diluted Levothyroxine for the Treatment of Neonatal Hypothyroidism: An Alternative Route of Administration

Ybarra Marina , Pinheiro Claudia , Setian Nuvarte , Damiani Durval , Dichtcekennian Vae

Background: Most individuals with neonatal hypothyroidism present clinically asymptomatic or with few symptoms. Early treatment with oral levothyroxine prevents complications related to this disorder. We report a case of a male infant with Short Bowel syndrome (SBS) and congenital hypothyroidism (CH) treated with rectal levothyroxine.Case and presentations: A male patient with previous gastroschisis underwent multiple surgical approaches for small bowel ...

hrp0089p3-p346 | Sex Differentiation, Gonads and Gynaecology or Sex Endocrinology P3 | ESPE2018

Ovotesticular Disorder of Sexual Development: 31 Cases Followed-up in a Single-Center in Brazil

Melardi Julia , Cunha Diego , Ferreira Marianna , Brigatti Nathalia , Carvalho Filomena , Cominato Louise , Steinmetz Leandra , Damiani Durval

The Ovotesticular Disorder of Sexual Development (OT DSD) is a rare condition characterized by histologic demonstration of both ovarian and testicular tissue in the same individual. Descriptions in literature usually have small samples and do not include patient evolution data. The aim of this study is to describe clinical, biochemical and histological findings, as well as long-term outcomes (including onset and progression of puberty) in patients with OT DSD, accompanied betw...

hrp0086p2-p500 | Fat Metabolism and Obesity P2 | ESPE2016

Prevalence and Characteristics of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome in Obese Adolescents

Ybarra Marina , Franco Ruth , Cominato Louise , Sampaio Raissa , Sucena Silvia , Damiani Durval

Background: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in adolescence has a challenging diagnosis and therefore has raised intense discussions. Its prevalence in childbearing age women ranges from 5 to 10%. However, the prevalence in obese adolescents has not yet been reported. Besides, the relationship of PCOS with metabolic and cardiovascular disorders in this specific population has not been established.Objective and hypotheses: We aimed to assess the prevalenc...

hrp0086p2-p514 | Fat Metabolism and Obesity P2 | ESPE2016

Prader Willi Syndrome in Brazil: 6 months Follow-up in a Reference Center

Ito Simone , Passone Caroline , Rocha Ruth , Dichtchekenian Vae , Kupperman Hilton , Damiani Durval

Background: Prader–Willi syndrome (PWS) patients have been followed in our country in different ways but without a reference center. In January 2015, we started a PWS reference center in Sao Paulo University to promote a better care for patients and families and to support them with a multidisciplinary team, including pediatric endocrinologist, dietician, nurses, neurologist specialized in sleep disorders and otorhinolaringologist.Method: Forty-two ...

hrp0084p2-337 | Fat | ESPE2015

Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Adolescents: Metabolic Consequences

Ybarra Marina , Franco Ruth , Cominato Louise , Velhote Manoel Carlos , Damiani Durval

Background: Severe obesity (SO), defined as BMI ≥95th percentile, has increased worldwide among adolescents. American studies estimated that 1.3–2.8% of 12–19-year-old individuals have a BMI >40 kg/m2 or a BMI >35 kg/m2 with at least one serious co-morbidity. The immediate and long-term risks associated with SO in adolescents include cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, obstructive sleep apnoea, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disea...

hrp0084p3-836 | Fat | ESPE2015

Prader-Willi Syndrome – A General Picture of 51 Cases

Ito Simone , dos Santos Tiago Jeronimo , Passone Caroline , Franco Ruth , Damiani Durval

Objective and hypotheses: To describe the morphological characteristics of patients with Prader-Willi Syndrome (SPW) who have been followed in a Pediatric Endocrinology Outpatient Clinic.Method: We performed a retrospective study on 51 patients evaluating the age of diagnosis, genetic mutation, use of GH (rhGH), age of beginning of follow-up, and z-score of weight, height and BMI. Data on their first and latest visit to our clinic were compared....

hrp0086p2-p542 | Fat Metabolism and Obesity P2 | ESPE2016

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome in Early Childhood: Case Report

Rachid Ludmilla , Queiroz Edjane , Cominato Louise , Rocha Ruth , Ybarra Marina , Steinmetz Leandra , Semer Beatriz , Menezes Filho Hamilton , Damiani Durval

Background: Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) in children is a common medical disorder, often associated with adenoid and tonsil hypertrophy. The prevalence of OSAS has been increasing due to alarming rates of obesity in childhood. This is a very concerning subject since there is a higher risk of cardiovascular outcomes in patients with elevated BMI and OSAS.Objective and hypotheses: The aim of this study is to report a hazardous case regarding chi...

hrp0084p3-877 | Fat | ESPE2015

Higher Hb1Ac in Obese Prader-Willi Syndrome Patients vs Obese Controls

Passone Caroline , dos Santos Tiago Jeronimo , Ito Simone Sakura , Ybarra Marina , Cominato Louise , Franco Ruth , Damiani Durval

Background: Obesity in Prader-Willi Syndrome has peculiar features associated to reduced lean body mass which could confer different metabolic characteristics.Objective and hypotheses: The aim of this study is to describe and to compare the metabolic profile in obese patients and obese Prader-Willi syndrome patients (OPWS) followed in a Pediatric Endocrinology outpatient clinic.Method: 45 obese and 22 OPWS patients between 8 and 20...

hrp0095lb18 | Late Breaking | ESPE2022

Efficacy of liquid-chromatography and radioimmunoassay in false-positives’ drop-off in CAH newborn screening

Carvalho Daniel , Lima-Valassi Helena , Alves Atecla , Miranda Mirela , Rodrigues Andressa , Hayashi Giselle , Madureira Guiomar , Steinmetz Leandra , Damiani Durval , Mendonca Berenice , Bachega Tania

The high rate of false-positive (FP) results in congenital adrenal hyperplasia newborn screening (CAH-NBS) worldwide challenges NBS-programs and reinforces the need of high specificity subsequent tests. Few studies assessed the efficacy of different serum steroids by the available methodologies. Serum 21-deoxycortisol-21DF demonstrated a high diagnostic accuracy in CAH children/adults but was not evaluated in the NBS context. Objective: to evaluate the efficacy of confirmatory...

hrp0092p1-39 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2019

Differences Between Short- and Long-term Outcomes of Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy in Adolescence

Ybarra Marina , Rocha Franco Ruth , Santos Tiago Jerônimo dos , Rachid Ludmilla , Bezerra Marilia P. C. , Cominato Louise , Damiani Durval , Prieto Velhote Manoel Carlos

Background: Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) has been established as a safe and effective bariatric procedure during adolescence, but its long-term results remain uncertain. Our aim was to report and compare the short- and long-term outcomes of LSG in adolescents.Methods: We performed a retrospective analysis of patients submitted to LSG between 2010 and 2013 in our Institution. Baseline, short-term (1 year) and lon...