hrp0092p1-40 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2019

Late Pregnancy Exposure to Mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) Phthalate Affects Weight Z-scores in Children up to 2 Years

Shah-Kulkarni Surabhi , Kim Hae Soon , Park Hyesook , Hong Yun-Chul , Kim Yangho , Ha Eun-Hee

Background: Endocrine-disruptor compounds (EDCs) like phthalates and bisphenol A (BPA) can have long term effect on children's physical growth. Studies have reported that effect of EDCs exposure on concurrent physical parameters like weight. But there is a knowledge gap with regards to long term effects of EDCs exposure on children's physical growth. Thus, in this study we evaluated the prenatal exposure of EDCs: BPA and phthalates and their influence ...

hrp0095p1-386 | Thyroid | ESPE2022

Relationships of urinary bisphenol A in childhood on thyroid hormone function in adolescents

Eun Choi Jung , Jeong Choi Eun , Lee Seonhwa , Park Bohyun , Ah Lee Hye , Sun Hong Young , Ha Eunhee , Soon Kim Hae , Park Hyesook

Purpose: Bisphenol A (BPA) is endocrine disrupting chemicals used to manufacture plastics such as epoxy resins and polycarbonate polymers. BPA has weak estrogenic and strong anti-androgenic effects and has also been linked to disruption of thyroid function in previous studies. This study aims to investigate the relationship between urinary bisphenol A exposure in early childhood and thyroid hormone of pubertal children in Korea.M...