hrp0089p3-p403 | Diabetes & Insulin P3 | ESPE2018

Epidemiology, Demographic Criteria and Risk Factors in Type 1 DM Egyptian Children; A Single Center Study

Badawi Nora , Shaalan Yomna

Introduction and Objectives: Type 1 DM is a chronic metabolic disease. Its incidence is rising worldwide. We studied demographic criteria, risk factors and epidemiology of children with type 1 DM attending our diabetes control clinic.Methods: This cross sectional study was conducted over 3214 children between 1–18 years who are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and following up in DEMPU clinic, Cairo university children’s hospital. Between April 2...

hrp0092p2-87 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019

Glycemic Control in Egyptian Adolescent Girls with Type 1 DM

Shaalan Yomna , Badawi Nora , Soliman Aliaa

Background: Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) have worse metabolic control than preadolescent children due to poor adherence with medications and insulin resistance related to puberty hormones. Adolescent girls are at a particular risk for poor control as insulin sensitivity decreases in the luteal phase and menstrual cycle. Progesterone, secreted in the second half of the cycle, may cause an increase in appetite and caloric intake....

hrp0086p1-p235 | Diabetes P1 | ESPE2016

The Genetic Causes and Phenotypic Characteristics of Egyptian Patients with Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus

Elkaffas Rasha , Musa Noha , Franco Elisa De , Madani Hanan A , Shaalan Yomna , El-Kaffas Rania M.H. , Hassan Mona , Hafez Mona , Kholi Badawy El , Flanagan Sarah E , Ellard Sian , Hussain Khalid

Background: Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus (NDM) is a rare form of monogenic diabetes that typically presents during the first 6 months of life. Its prevalence is about 1:100 000 live births; however it may rise up to 1:29 000 in highly consanguineous populations. Mutations in 22 different genes are reported; with the most common cause being potassium channel subunit gene (KCNJ11/ABCC8) mutations. However, causative mutations among consanguineous populations seem to diffe...