hrp0094p1-10 | Adrenal A | ESPE2021
, Hawcutt Daniel
, Shantsila Helen
, Lip Gregory
, Blair Joanne
Background: During treatment of adrenal insufficiency (AI) with hydrocortisone (HC), cortisol concentrations are supra-physiological following doses, and low before doses. We speculated that this cortisol profile may result in periods of hyperglycaemia and hypoglycaemia. We describe glucose profiles in the first 18 children recruited to a study of metabolic and cardiovascular profiles in AI.
Methods: Children with primar...