hrp0089p3-p018 | Adrenals and HPA Axis P3 | ESPE2018

Adequate Interpretation of Cortisol Levels in Children

Chueca Maria J , Villarreal Maria , Andres Carlos , Berrade Sara , Dura Teodoro , Nova Luiz-Miguel , Rodriguez Pablo

Adrenocortical tumours are a rare disease in the paediatric population, with a higher prevalence in children under 5 years. The aetiology is partially known; in some cases it is related to mutations in the tumour suppressor gene p53 (TP 53). The classical symptoms of the Cushing syndrome are not usually present in children, so we should suspect this disease in children and teenagers with obesity or with slow growth velocity.Methods: We report a case of a...

hrp0086p1-p482 | Fat Metabolism and Obesity P1 | ESPE2016

Changes in Urine and Plasma Metabolomics Profiles after a Lifestyle Intervention Program in Obese Prepubertal Children

Jesus Leal Witt Maria , Llobet Marina , Samino Sara , Rodriguez Miguel A. , Yanes Oscar , Ramon Marta , Lerin Carles

Background: Obesity is one of the major risk factor for metabolic and cardiovascular disorders, and its global prevalence has increased exponentially in the last decades. Excessive weight gained during early childhood increases long-term risk; however, reversing this condition during early-life reduces risk, improving childrenÂ’s quality of life.Objective and hypotheses: We hypothesized that a lifestyle intervention in obese prepubertal children woul...