hrp0097p2-295 | Late Breaking | ESPE2023

Metabolic and growth outcome of two-years growth hormone treatment in children born small for gestational age: a retrospective study

Ferrigno Rosario , Cristina Savanelli Maria , Cioffi Daniela , Pellino Valeria , Klain Antonella

Children born small for gestational age (SGA) not showing catch-up growth in the first two years of life may show decreased growth rate and adult height, as well as worse metabolic profile, compared to general population. In these patients, growth hormone (GH) treatment is recommended, showing positive effects on both growth rate and metabolic profile, with good tolerability. The aim of the current study was to evaluate the auxological and metabolic effects and the safety of G...

hrp0095p1-139 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders | ESPE2022

“Cushing’s syndrome in a girl with Carney Complex: a case report”

Rivetti Giulio , Caterina Luongo , Aiello Francesca , Miraglia Del Giudice Emanuele , Marzuillo Pierluigi , Di Iorio Giovanni , Pellino Valeria , Grandone Anna

Background: Carney complex (CNC) is a rare autosomal dominant multiple endocrine neoplasia and lentiginosis syndrome, characterized by abnormal cutaneous and mucosal pigmentation, myxomas of the heart, skin, breast and other non-endocrine tumors. CNC is principally caused by loss-of-function mutations of PRKAR1A gene located at 17q22-24 coding for the regulatory subunit type I alpha of protein kinase A (PKA) gene. Cushing’s syndrome is a rare disorder in...