hrp0092p1-8 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2019

Follow-up and Prevalence of Precocious Puberty in Children with Classical Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia diagnosed by Neonatal Screening

Gonzalez Veronica , Reinoso Andrea , Vitale Laura , Morin Analia , Fasano Victoria , Tournier Andrea , Balbi Viviana

Introduction: In children with classical congenital adrenal hyperplasia(CCAH) linear growth allows monitoring metabolic control. Precocious puberty could compromise their growth. There are few studies in patients with CCAH diagnosed by neonatal screening(NS) about this subject.Aims: To analyze linear growth and precocious puberty in children with CCAH detected by NS.Method: Thirty-...

hrp0086p1-p891 | Thyroid P1 | ESPE2016

Newborn Screening Program for Congenital Hypothyroidism: Eighteen Years of Experience in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina

Gonzalez Veronica , Esposito Mariela , Vitale Laura , Morin Analia , Fasano Victoria , Pattin Jorgelina , Celia Ferrari , Mariela Dietz , Gustavo Borrajo , Zulma Santucci , Viviana Balbi

Background: Newborn (NB) screening programs show a wide variation in congenital hypothyroidism (CH) incidence along the years.Objective and hypotheses: To describe CH incidence, etiology, associated malformations and Down Syndrome (DS) in children detected by our NB Screening Program. To search differences between permanent CH (PCH) and transient forms (TCH).Method: We analyzed NB with positive screening results referred between A...

hrp0097p1-583 | Thyroid | ESPE2023

Was newborn screening for congenital hypothyroidism affected by COVID19 lockdown?

Vitale Laura , Esposito Mariela , Francesca Jesica , Victoria Fasano María , Balbi Viviana , Tournier Andrea , Borrajo Gustavo , González Verónica , Morín Analía

Mandatory lockdown during COVID 19 pandemic obstaculized access to medical attention. Newborn screening (NBS) for congenital hypothyroidism (CH) in Buenos Aires province has been obligatory since 1995 and performed sustainedly. CH causes mental delay if not diagnosed and treated early.Objectives: The aim of this study was to determine if mandatory lockdown changed time of established NBS diagnosis steps.Mat...