hrp0097p1-206 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2023
Gil Margolis Merav
, Lilos Pearl
, Phillip Moshe
, de Vries Liat
Background: Hypoglycemia etiology in children is heterogeneous and varies by age. Both growth hormone (GH) and cortisol deficiencies may present with hypoglycemia; the latter may result in an adrenal crisis that may be fatal.Objectives: To evaluate responses of cortisol and GH to spontaneous hypoglycemia in infants and children, and to assess the rate of true cortisol deficiency in children, defined as cortisol<500 nm...