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....