hrp0082p2-d2-334 | Diabetes (1) | ESPE2014

New-Onset Type 2 Diabetes Presenting with Hyperglycaemic Hyperosmolar State in a Renal Transplant Patient on GH Treatment

Harrington Francesca , Makaya Taffy , Wolfenden Helen

Background: Hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar state (HHS) is a life-threatening condition rarely seen in paediatrics. It is however becoming increasingly recognised with the growing incidence of childhood type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM).Objective and hypotheses: We present a child with Bardet–Biedel syndrome (BBS), with new-onset T2DM presenting in HHS, and discuss the dilemmas encountered in his management due to multiple co-morbidities, including renal ...