hrp0086p1-p725 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology P1 | ESPE2016

Metabolic and Pubertal Alterations in Children with Narcolepsy-Cataplexy

Villanueva Carine , Verier-Weulersse Caroline , Guyon Aurore , Nicolino Marc , Lin Jian-Sheng , Inocente Clara Odilia , Franco Patricia

Objective: To study the effect of orexin deficiency on metabolic and pubertal characteristics in narcoleptic children, we compared the metabolic and pubertal alterations between 15 children with narcolepsy with cataplexy (NC) and 15 control children matched for age, body mass index (BMI) z score.Method: Narcoleptic data were collected from the Reference Center for Narcolepsy and control common obese data from the department of pediatric endocrinology in ...