hrp0082p3-d1-985 | Thyroid | ESPE2014

Trends in Incidence of Permanent and Transient Congenital Hypothyroidism in Shanghai China

Fan Xin , Gu Xuefan , Luo Jingsi , Qiu Wenjuan , Ye Jun , Chen Shaoke , Xu Jianfeng

Background: Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is a major target of new born screening. It has two major forms (permanent and transient) that have different prognoses.Objective and hypotheses: The purposes of this study were to assess the trends in incidence of permanent and transient CH in China, and to identify clinical variables that may help to distinguish these two forms of CH.Method: Newborns were screened for CH at Xinhua Hospit...

hrp0086rfc11.2 | Thyroid | ESPE2016

The Incidence and Genetic Analysis of Congenital Hypothyroidism in Guangxi, China and the Predictors for Differentiating Permanent and Transient Congenital Hypothyroidism

Fu Chunyun , Chen Shaoke , Zheng Haiyang , Luo Shiyu , Zhang Shujie , Shen Yiping , Gu Xuefan , Fan Xin , Luo Jingsi

Background: The incidence of congnenital hypothyroidism (CH) differs significantly among different ethnicity and regions, and early differentiation of transient CH is important to avoid unnecessary prolonged treatment with L-T4, it is also helpful for predicting prognosis and alleviating familiesÂ’ psychological burden.Objective and hypotheses: To investigate the incidence of CH based on the newborn screening program in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Regi...