hrp0092p3-274 | Late Breaking Abstracts | ESPE2019

Role of Adiposity Indexes in the Risk of Ketoacidosis (DKA) in Children with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) at Onset

Castorani Valeria , Pasquarelli Serena , Chiarelli Francesco , Blasetti Annalisa , Mohn Angelika , Giannini Cosimo

Background: DKA is the most serious life-threatening acute complication of T1D. Few data are available evaluating the possible role of anthropadiposity indexes in paediatric DKA in a selected population of prepubertal children. We aimed to identify the possible correlation between adiposity indexes and the presence and severity of DKA at T1D onset.Methods: 195 prepubertal children (84Female/111Male) diagnosed be...