hrp0084p3-633 | Autoimmune | ESPE2015

Hypercalcaemia as an Indication of Adrenal Insufficiency in a Patient with Autoimmune Polyendocrinopathy–Candidiasis–Ectodermal Dystrophy

Dikaiakou Eirini , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpida-Athina , Anagnostou Elli , Panagiotopoulos Ioannis , Photinou Aspasia , Michalacos Stephanos

Background: Autoimmune polyendocrinopathy–candidiasis–ectodermal dystrophy (APECED), is a rare inherited disease of childhood, caused by the mutation of the AIRE gene on chromosome 21. It is characterized by three main diseases: chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis (CMC), chronic hypoparathyroidism (HP), and Addison’s disease (AD), and can be associated with other autoimmune diseases and/or manifestations of ectodermal dystrophy.Case...

hrp0084p3-858 | Fat | ESPE2015

Prevalence of Asthma Symptoms and Association with Obesity, Sedentary Lifestyle and Sociodemographic Factors: Data from the Hellenic National Plan for the Assessment, Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity

Karachaliou Feneli , Vlachopapadopoulou Elpis , Psaltopoulou Theodora , Koutsouki Dimitra , Manios Ioannis , Bogdanis Grigoris , Sergentanis Theodoros , Panagiotopoulos Ioannis , Papadopoulou Anastasia , Chatzakis Agelos , Michalakos Stefanos

Background: The parallel increase in prevalence of asthma and obesity in childhood has led to an increasing body of evidence about a possible link between the two conditions.Objective and hypotheses: To assess the prevalence of asthma symptoms in a representative sample of Greek schoolchildren and to evaluate its association with overweight/obesity as well as other socioeconomic, demographic and lifestyle factors.Method: This is a ...