hrp0092p3-143 | GH and IGFs | ESPE2019

The Convulsions Maze: Epilepsy Versus Hypoglycemia

fawzy Dina

Introduction: Diagnosing a seizure can be tricky. The first thing a doctor should do is to rule out other conditions, such as non-epileptic seizures. One of these conditions may be metabolic disturbance as hypoglycemia. Growth hormone deficiency is commonly presented with short stature during childhood .hypoglycemia is a rare presentation of the disease.Case report: a four year and seven months male child, diagnosed as a...

hrp0092p3-90 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019

A Management Challenge of Acute Viral Hepatitis A in a Child Presented with DKA as a First Presentation

Fawzy Dina , elgebaly asmaa

Background: Diabetic patients frequently develop a constellation of electrolyte disorders. These patients are often potassium-, magnesium- and phosphate-depleted, especially in the context of diabetic ketoacidosis.Patients with type-1 diabetes are predisposed to develop a spectrum of liver diseases, which includes fatty liver, steatohepatitis and cirrhosis. The association of hepatitis A infection with type-1 diabetes is extremely rare.<...

hrp0089p3-p371 | Thyroid P3 | ESPE2018

Autoimmune Thyroiditis (Hashimoto Thyroiditis) in a Known Case of Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia

fawzy Dina , Eliwa Nesreen

Background: Chronic, autoimmune thyroid diseases are sometimes combined with autoimmune hematologic diseases, such as pernicious anemia, autoimmune hemolytic anemia (AIHA) and idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP). Hashimoto thyroiditis is one of the most common autoimmune diseases.Case report: seventeen years old female adolescent complaining of delayed puberty and short stature. She is a known case of autoimmune hemolytic anemia diagnosed at age of...

hrp0094p2-384 | Pituitary, neuroendocrinology and puberty | ESPE2021

Basal LH as a screening test for diagnosis of central precocious puberty

Raafat Shaymaa , Abdelmeguid Yasmine , Fawzy Dina ,

Introduction: Central precocious puberty (CPP) refers to the development of secondary sex characteristics before ages 8 and 9 years in girls and boys, respectively. It is either due to organic brain lesion or idiopathic. Conventionally, Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone (GnRH) stimulation test is a mainstay tool for diagnosis of central precocious puberty in pediatrics. However, it is time consuming and expensive. Therefore, this study was aiming to find an alter...

hrp0089p3-p087 | Diabetes &amp; Insulin P3 | ESPE2018

Prevalance of Fatty Liver in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Attending Diabetes Clinic at Alexandria University Children’s Hospital

Fawzy Dina , Elsayed Shaymaa , Adel Abdel-Moneim Mahmoud

Background: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) - related hepatopathy is not uncommon and tends to be more prevalent among children with poor glycemic control. Recent studies suggest that fatty liver disease may be more common in T1DM than previously thought.Aim: The aim of this work was to determine the frequency of hepatopathy in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus attended diabetes clinic at Alexandria university childrenÂ’s hospital (AUCH) and it&...

hrp0089p3-p417 | Diabetes &amp; Insulin P3 | ESPE2018

Study of Children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus of Long Duration Attending Alexandria University Children’S Hospital

Fawzy Dina , Elsayed Shaymaa , Abd El-Moneim Mahmoud

Background: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is a complex metabolic disorder typically diagnosed in childhood and characterized by insufficient insulin production. Diabetic complications are still a major concern as they constitute the main cause of morbidity and mortality in diabetic patients despite the advances in T1DM treatment. Long-term complications of diabetes include retinopathy with potential loss of vision; nephropathy leading to renal failure; peripheral neuropathy ...

hrp0094p2-127 | Diabetes and insulin | ESPE2021

Thiamine-responsive megaloblastic anemia: a rare presentation of an uncommon disease!

Abdelmeguid Yasmine , Elsayed Shaymaa , Raafat Shaymaa , Fawzy Dina , Mohi El-Din Mahmoud , Kersh El ,

Background: Thiamine-responsive megaloblastic anemia syndrome (TRMA) is characterized by a triad of megaloblastic anemia, progressive sensorineural hearing loss, and diabetes mellitus (DM). It is due to an inherited mutation in SLC19A2 gene, encoding a high-affinity thiamine transporter 1 in charge of facilitating the uptake of thiamine by the cells. Other manifestations including optic atrophy and stroke are rarely reported. We herein report an extremely rare...

hrp0097p2-312 | Late Breaking | ESPE2023

Clinical and Genotypic characteristics of cases of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia due to 11- Beta Hydroxylase Deficiency at Alexandria University Children’s Hospital

Elsayed Shaymaa , Alaa Eldin Thabet Mohamed , Marzouk Eman , Elneely Dalia , Fawzy Dina

Introduction: 11-Beta-hydroxylase deficiency (CYP11B1) is the second most common cause of Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH). Although the relative frequency of 11-OHD is reported as 3-5% of the cases of CAH, these numbers may have been somewhat underestimated.(1,2) The resultant clinical picture in 11-OHD is similar to that of 21-OHD, except for the variable presence of hypertension and hypokalemia due to DOC excess.(2,3)Aim o...