hrp0089p3-p143 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity P3 | ESPE2018

Acanthosis Nigricans in Obese Children and Adolescents in relation to Severity of Obesity and Insulin Resistance

Hee Park Kyung , Jung Lim Hyun , Myoung Kim Yoon

Acnathosis nigricans (AN) is known to be common dermatologic manifestation in obese children and adolescents. The aim of this study is to examine the association of AN and insulin resistance in obese children and adolescents. One hundred seventy-nine obese subjects aged 6-17 years who participated in the intervention study, Childhood and Adolescents Obesity via Activity and Nutrition (ICAAN) study, were enrolled in 2017-2017. AN was diagnosed by physician. Anthropomet...

hrp0092p1-138 | Sex Differentiation, Gonads and Gynaecology or Sex Endocrinology | ESPE2019

Changes in Body Mass Index in Boys with Central Precocious Puberty During and After Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone Agonist Treatment

Kum Chang Dae , Rho Jung Gi , Lim Kyung In , Lim Jung Sub , Lee Hae Sang , Hwang Jin Soon

Background: Gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist (GnRHa) treatment is widely used for central precocious puberty (CPP). Although some authors found increases in body mass index (BMI) in girls after GnRHa treatment, most studies reported no significant difference in BMI in girls during and after treatment. However, few studies have investigated changes in BMI in boys with CPP during and after GnRHa treatment. Hence, we aimed to evaluate the effects of GnRHa t...