hrp0092p1-28 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019

Elevated Anti-tissue Transglutaminase Antibodies in Children Newly Diagnosed with type 1 Diabetes do not Always Indicate Celiac Disease

Paketçi Ahu , Armagan Coskun , Erbas İbrahim Mert , Demir Korcan , Abaci Ayhan , Böber Ece

Introduction: The prevalence of celiac disease is 5–10 times higher in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus (DM) than in the general population. Therefore, celiac serology should be screened intermittently in type 1 DM patients. However, anti-tissue transglutaminase (anti-TTG) antibody elevation may be detected incidentally at the time of type 1 DM diagnosis and regress spontaneously during follow-up, without medical or dietary interventions.<p clas...

hrp0092p2-284 | Thyroid | ESPE2019

Papillary Thyroid Cancer Associated with Hyperthyroidism

Acar Sezer , Paketçi Ahu , Demir Korcan , Ates Oguz , Özer Erdener , Özdogan Özhan , Böber Ece , Abaci Ayhan

Introduction: The most common causes of hyperthyroidism in the pediatric age group are autoimmune conditions (Graves' disease or Hashitoxicosis). Hyperfunctioning thyroid carcinomas are rarely reported. In this case report, we present a 17-year-old girl who was diagnosed with papillary thyroid carcinoma upon testing for hyperthyroidism.Case: A 17-year-old girl had presented to another center with a 1-month history of...

hrp0092p3-198 | Pituitary, Neuroendocrinology and Puberty | ESPE2019

A Rare Cause of Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism: FGFR1Mutation

Mert Erbaş İbrahim , Paketçi Ahu , Acar Sezer , Kotan Damla , Demir Korcan , Abaci Ayhan , Böber Ece

Introduction: Mutations in FGFR1, which is involved in formation and migration of neurons responsible for the production of gonadotropin-releasing hormones, may either cause isolated hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (HH) or Kallmann syndrome (KS). In addition, FGFR1mutations were reported in 2.7% of the cases with multiple pituitary hormone deficiency.Case: A 16-year-old male was referred to our clinic...

hrp0092p3-250 | Thyroid | ESPE2019

Evaluation of Clinical, Demographic Data and Treatment Results of Cases with Graves' Disease

Aldemir Sönmez Alev , Mert Erbaş İbrahim , Paketçi Ahu , Acar Sezer , Demir Korcan , Böber Ece , Abaci Ayhan

Introduction: Graves' disease is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism in children and adolescents, characterized by development of stimulant antibodies against thyrotropin (TSH) receptors. Environmental and genetic factors are thought to be responsible in triggering autoimmunity.Materials and Methods: Twenty-nine cases, with Graves' disease diagnosed in Pediatric Endocrinology clinic between January 1999 and ...