hrp0086p2-p325 | Diabetes P2 | ESPE2016

Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Multiple Organ Failure Syndrome: A Case Study

Thao Phuong Bui , Dung Chi Vu , Khanh Ngoc Nguyen , Ngoc Thi Bich Can

Background: Multiple organ failure syndrome (MOFS) can occur in diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA).Objective and hypotheses: A 6-year old female child had DKA and MOFS.Method: We presented a case study of a child with DKA and MOFS.Results: A 6-year old female child had 1-week history of excessive thirst, polyuria, polydipsia, and weight loss. One day before coming to Vietnam National Hospital of Pediatrics (NHP), sh...

hrp0092p3-21 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2019

Pheochromocytoma in Children: A Case Report

Trong Thanh Nguyen , Vu Chi Dung , Phuong Thao Bui , Nguyen Ngoc Khanh , Do Thanh Mai , Thu Ha Nguyen

Pheochromocytoma (PCC) is a rare tumor arising from the adrenal medulla as well as extra-adrenal paraganglion system and secreting catecholamines causing severe hypertension in children. The gold standard for diagnosis is the measurement of free plasma levels of metanephrines while management evaluates the location and size of the tumor and possible metastatic lesions. Preoperative treatment with alpha blockers, beta blockers and tyrosine hydroxylase inhibitors improves safety...

hrp0092p3-260 | Thyroid | ESPE2019

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis in Children: Case Series Report of Three Patients

Trong Thanh Nguyen , Vu Chi Dung , Phuong Thao Bui , Nguyen Ngoc Khanh , Thi Bich Ngoc Can , Thanh Mai Do , Nguyen Thu Ha

Hashimoto's thyroiditis (HT) is most commonly caused by autoimmune thyroid disease and rarely in children. It is characterized clinically by gradual thyroid failure, with or without goiter formation, due to autoimmune-mediated destruction of the thyroid gland involving apoptosis of thyroid epithelial cells. In fact, thyroid function at presentation may significantly vary in the different pediatric reports, ranging from euthyroidism (52.1%) to overt hypothyroidism (41.4...

hrp0086p1-p255 | Diabetes P1 | ESPE2016

Transient Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus in Hanoi, Vietnam: Clinical Feature and Outcome

Can Thi Bich Ngoc , Vu Chi Dung , Bui Phuong Thao , Nguyen Ngoc Khanh , Docherty Louise , Edwards Sian , Mackay Deborah , Temple Karen , Ellard Sian

Background: Transient neonatal diabetes mellitus (TNDM) is a rare form of diabetes mellitus that presents within the first 6 months of life with remission in infancy or early childhood. TNDM is mainly caused by anomalies in the imprinted region on chromosome 6q24; however, recently, mutations in the ABCC8 gene, which encodes sulfonylurea receptor 1, have also been implicated in TNDM.Objective and hypotheses: To describe clinical features and lab...