hrp0092fc6.4 | Bone, Growth Plate and Mineral Metabolism Session 2 | ESPE2019

Metabolically Unhealthy Obese Children and Adolescents Have Higher Bone Mineral Density Than Normal Weighted Controls but Lower than Metabolically Healthy Obeses: No Effect of FGF21 Levels

Akduman Filiz , Siklar Zeynep , Ozsu Elif , Doğan Ozlem , Kir Metin , Berberoglu Merih

Introduction: The harmfull or benefical effect of obesity on bone mineral density (BMD) is remain controversial in children and adolescence. Either increase or decrease of BMD have been reported. Several factors such as insülin resistance, prediabetes, high proportion of fat mass, sedentary lifestyle were suggested to cause the differences of BMD in obesity. FGF-21 is a metabolic factor that plays a specific role in the regulation of carbohydrate and lipi...

hrp0084p3-1231 | Thyroid | ESPE2015

Angioneurotic Oedema with Antithyroid Drugs in Thyroid Storm: What is the Best Therapeutic Option

Bilir Pelin , Isakoca Mehmet , Ikinciogullari Aydan , Dogu Figen , Haskaloglu Sule , Corapcioglu Demet , Emral Rifat , Fitoz Suat , Yildiz Adalet Elcin , Kir Metin , Bahadir Gulnur Gollu , Turedi Bilge , Dindar Huseyin

Background: Graves disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism in children. The frequency of the disease increases with age, peaking during adolescence.Thyroid storm is a rare but critical, ilness that can lead to multiorgan failure and carries a high death rate. Antithyroid drugs are usually recommended as the initial treatment and are generally well tolerated. Although current treatment options include radioactive iodine, but long term complications of thyroid irradi...