hrp0097p2-33 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2023

Obesity-related Hypothyroidism in Children

Otilia Bizerea-Moga Teofana , Olah Orsolya , Ilieș Cristina , Flavia Brad Giorgiana , Mărginean Otilia

Key Words: obesity, subclinical hypothyroidism, childrenIntroduction: There is a growing interest in the relationship between obesity and thyroid dysfunction, even more so nowadays when obesity has become a widespread global issue. Initially believed to be the cause of obesity, the risk of developing hypothyroidism may be increased in obese children due to adaptive mechanisms. The study aims to evaluate the prevalence of...

hrp0092p2-116 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2019

Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Pediatric Obese Patients

Flavia Brad Giorgiana , Corina Tamașanu Raluca , Lațcu Manuela Ioana , Ada Bugi Meda , Marginean Otilia

Background: Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) represents one of the most important chronic liver diseases and it is an important component of the metabolic syndrome in obese patients. As severity, it includes several clinicopathological entities such as simple steatosis, nonalcoholic fatty liver (NAFL), nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and NASH cirrhosis.Aims of study: To evaluate the presence of NAFLD diagnose...