hrp0089p3-p286 | Pituitary, Neuroendocrinology and Puberty P3 | ESPE2018

Post-Traumatic Hypopituitarism Caused by Pituitary Stalk Transection

Ruszała Anna , Wojcik Małgorzata , Krystynowicz Andrzej , Wyrobek Łukasz , Starzyk Jerzy B

Common cause of hypopituitarism is congenital, genetically determined abnormality called pituitary stalk interruption syndrome (PSIS). It is characterised by hypoplastic anterior pituitary gland with thin or absent infundibulum and ectopic posterior pituitary location in MRI examination. Post-traumatic hypopituitarism may mimic this image. We present 7 years and 10 months old girl who was admitted to Pediatrics Institute due to hypoglycemia during an acute gastroenteritis. Hyp...

hrp0094p2-207 | Fat, metabolism and obesity | ESPE2021

Restriction of physical activity is the main cause of childhood obesity during the COVID-19 pandemic – reflections from a study conducted in 3 clinical centers in southern Poland

Zachurzok Agnieszka , Wojcik Małgorzata , Gawlik Aneta , Starzyk Jerzy B. , Mazur Artur ,

Background: The aim of this study was to analyze the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown on behaviors and subsequent changes in BMI in children from southern Poland.Methods: The study included 206 participants (104 females and 102 males) with a complete analysis of 177 (96 females and 81 males) with a mean age of 12.8 ± 2.6 years admitted to three pediatric endocrinology clinics (Rzeszów, Kraków, and ...