hrp0082p1-d3-89 | Diabetes (2) | ESPE2014

Nutritional Status and Respiratory Function in Patients Affected by Cystic Fibrosis and Glucose Metabolism Derangements after 4 Years of Insulin Therapy with Glargine

Mozzillo Enza , Raia Valeria , Fattorusso Valentina , Cerrato Carla , De Nitto Elena , De Gregorio Fabiola , Sepe Angela , Valerio Giuliana , Franzese Adriana

Background: The glucose metabolism derangements (GMD) can have an important impact on nutritional status and respiratory function in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF).Objective and hypotheses: The aim of our study is to evaluate the effects of 4 years of glargine therapy in patients affected by CF and GMD.Method: All CF patients attended to the Center of Cystic Fibrosis of our department were screened by oral glucose tolerance tes...

hrp0082p2-d3-344 | Diabetes (2) | ESPE2014

Lifestyle and Health Related Quality of Life in Adolescents with Diabetes Mellitus Type 1

Mozzillo Enza , Zito Eugenio , De Nitto Elena , Cerrato Carla , Nugnes Rosa , Fattorusso Valentina , Franzese Adriana , Valerio Giuliana

Background: Adolescence is a critical period of life, and even more if a chronic illness is present like type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM). The healthy lifestyle practice is one of the pillars of the T1DM treatment.Objective and hypotheses: To evaluate the association between lifestyle and health related quality of life (HRQoL) in adolescents with T1DM.Method: Lifestyle and HRQoL were evaluated in 69 T1DM adolescents (34 male, mean a...

hrp0086p2-p977 | Thyroid P2 | ESPE2016

Very Early Onset of Autoimmune Thyroiditis in a Toddler with Multi-organ Involvement

Marzuillo Pierluigi , Grandone Anna , Di Sessa Anna , Sanso Claudia , De Nitto Elena , Ruggiero Laura , Capristo Carlo , del Giudice Emanuele Miraglia , Perrone Laura

Background: In infants under 3 years of age acquired primary hypothyroidism caused by autoimmune thyroiditis is very rare. Hypothyroidism can manifest with different signs and symptoms and has a wide range of presentations from subclinical hypothyroidism to overt form.Objective and hypotheses: We describe a child with an unusual hypothyroidism presentation characterized by multi-organ involvement and related to acquired autoimmune thyroiditis during a ve...