hrp0084p2-557 | Thyroid | ESPE2015

Potentially Excessive Levothyroxine Doses in Cases of Congenital Hypothyroidism with Eutopic Thyroid Gland

Satoh Hidetoshi , Nagasaki Keisuke , Ogawa Youhei , Saitoh Akihiko

Background: The intelligence prognosis of congenital hypothyroidism (CH) is remarkably improved by early detection and optimal levothyroxine (LT4) treatment. Some groups have reported that initial LT4 overtreatment results in a subsequent decrease of cognitive function. In universal guidelines, an initial dose of 10–15 μg/kg per day of LT4 is recommended. However, there are cases of LT4 overdosing.Obj...

hrp0092p3-54 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019

Relationship Between Chloride Infusion and Base Excess in Initial Treatment of Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis

Sawano Kentaro , Nagamatsu Fusa , Shimura Kazuhiro , Abe Yuki , Izumita Yukie , Ogawa Yohei , Komatsu Nagisa , Takishima Shigeru , Nakamura Akie , Nyuzuki Hiromi , Yamaguchi Takeshi , Muroya Koji , Watanabe-Yamamoto Sayaka , Nagasaki Keisuke , Saitoh Akihiko , Hasegawa Yukihiro

Background: In initial treatment of DKA, volume expansion should begin with 0.9% saline to restore the peripheral circulation. The use of large amounts of chloride-rich/bicarbonate-free fluids may cause the rapid development of hyperchloremic metabolic acidosis, which is described in ISPAD Clinical Practice Consensus Guidelines 2018.The severity of DKA, defined by pH, HCO3- Base Excess (BE), is one of the factor...