hrp0092rfc7.3 | Diabetes and Insulin Session 2 | ESPE2019

Osteopontin as an Early Urinary Marker of Diabetic Nephropathy in Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Ibrahim Amany , Soliman Hend , Abdullatif Mona , Sabry Aly

Introduction: Patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) have a higher rate of morbidity and mortality compared with the general population, which varies across countries. Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is a common and serious complication of T1D. Osteopontin (OPN) is a calcium binding phosphoprotein that is expressed in glomerular basement membrane. OPN can be a potential marker of vasculopathy and subclinical atherosclerosis and hence a predictor of DN in T1D patients. ...

hrp0092p1-34 | Diabetes and Insulin | ESPE2019

Serum Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 Activity and its Relation to Insulin Resistance in Type 1 Diabetic Adolescents

Hana Mona , Madani Hanan , Ibrahim Amany , Soliman Hend , Salah Shimaa

Background: Insulin resistance (IR) plays a larger role in type 1 diabetes (T1D) disease process than is commonly recognized. Dipeptidyl peptidase-4 (DPP-4) is an enzyme that is expressed on almost all cell surfaces. It deactivates many bioactive peptides involved in glucose regulation; glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide and Glucagon-like peptide-1.Objectives: This study evaluates serum DPP-4 activity in adoles...

hrp0095lb8 | Late Breaking | ESPE2022

Stretched Penile Length Nomogram in Prepubertal Egyptian Children Aged Five to Nine years

Ibrahim Amany , Anwar Ghada , Soliman Hend , Assem Noha , Abu Zeid Eman

Background: Penile length is used to assess the external genitalia and abnormalities in external genitalia, e.g. macro and micro-penis. Early diagnosis of abnormal penile size is crucial, but proper assessment is mandatory to identify the normal population-specific, age-appropriate reference ranges.Objective: Our study aimed at assessment of stretched penile length values for prepubertal Egyptian boys aged five to nine y...