hrp0084fc3.5 | Diabetes | ESPE2015

C-Peptide Levels and Glycaemic Control in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes

Xatzipsalti Maria , Maravelia Vasiliki , Papadimitriou Eirini , Kitsiou Efrosini , Stamogiannou Lela , Delis Dimitris , Vazeou Andriani

Background: C-peptide, an indicator of own insulin production, is usually very low in patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D).Objective and hypotheses: The aim of the study was to evaluate C-peptide levels in children and adolescents and young adults with T1D and to correlate them with glycemic control.Method: Fasting C-peptide levels were measured with RIA, in 118 children, adolescents and young adults (60 females, mean age 13.3 <smal...