hrp0082p2-d2-609 | Thyroid (1) | ESPE2014

Auxological Pattern, BMI and Endocrine Follow Up in Children with Congenital Hypothiroidism: the Data of the Pediatric Clinic of Palermo

Maggio Maria Cristina , Mineo Mariagrazia Irene , Maltese Marilena , Corsello Giovanni

Background: Congenital hypothyroidism (CH) has a high incidence, with a local increase in our screening relieves in the last years.Objective and hypotheses: An accurate follow up and an appropriate treatment guarantee an adequate neurological and auxological development.Method: We describe the personal report of 74 children (27 males and 43 females) with CH, diagnosed by neonatal screening and followed for 8.5±5.3 years.<p...

hrp0082p3-d2-990 | Thyroid (1) | ESPE2014

Bmi and Auxological Follow Up in Children with Hashimoto Thyroiditis: Utility of a Phisical Activity Program

Corsello Giovanni , Maltese Marilena , Mineo Mariagrazia Irene , Maggio Maria Cristina

Background: Hashimoto thyroiditis (HT) is the most frequent acquired thyroid disease in childhood and adolescence. However it can evolve silently also for a long period, without signs and/or symptoms evocative of the diagnosis.Objective and hypotheses: A late diagnosis can reduce growth velocity, increase weight and particularly BMI, with an increased risk of obesity in pubertal age.Method: We analyzed 39 patients (age: 11.3±3...