hrp0095p2-180 | Growth and Syndromes | ESPE2022

Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome: three case reports

Moscoso Joana , Cirurgião Filipa , Dias Joana , Laura Fitas Ana , Diamantino Catarina , Pina Rosa , Lopes Lurdes

Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome (BWS) is an overgrowth disorder, occurring in 1/13,700 births. BWS is usually sporadic, but 15% of cases are familial. Variable phenotype may include overgrowth, macroglossia, abdominal wall defects, neonatal hypoglycemia, lateralized overgrowth and predisposition to embryonal tumors. We describe three male cases of BWS followed at our clinic.Case 1: Born of a gestation complicated by gestational diabetes. Del...

hrp0089p1-p068 | Diabetes & Insulin P1 | ESPE2018

Impact on Final Height of Functional Insulin-Therapy in Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Pediatric Patients – Experience from a Portuguese Pediatric Endocrinology Unit

Serra-Caetano Joana , Dias Ana Lopes , Ferraz Ana , Lages Adriana , Miranda Patricia , Cardoso Rita , Dinis Isabel , Mirante Alice

Introduction: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (1DM) has well known long term vascular and neuropathic complications. It has also been described a positive effect of good glycemic control on physical growth and pubertal development, achieved with improvement of insulin-therapy.Aim: To evaluate the effect of functional insulin-therapy on final height in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus.Methods: Retrospective analysis of a cohort of po...