hrp0086p2-p326 | Diabetes P2 | ESPE2016

Neonatal Diabetes Associated with Transaminitis in a Growth Retarded Infant

Parbhoo Kiran , Moosa Fatima , Thandrayen Kebashni , Hajinicolaou Christina

Background: A neonate, born at 34 weeks gestation by caesarean section for foetal distress, was severely growth retarded at birth. Deranged liver functions were noted at birth with (alanine transaminase (ALT), aspartate transamninase (AST) and gamma-glutamyl transfererase (GGT) recorded as 102, 228 and 1078 U/l respectively. The GGT rose to a peak of 3877 U/l at 6 months of age. The clinical course of the neonate was associated with failure to thrive and intermittent hyperglyc...