hrp0095p1-538 | Multisystem Endocrine Disorders | ESPE2022

Capillary Hyperglycemia in Infants - A manifestation of endocrinological urgency, or not.

de Assis Galan Camila , Isabel Scheidt Maria , Cristina Pedroso de Paula Leila , Vanessa de Lima Silva Elis , Simão Medeiros Leonardo , de Oliveira Poswar Fabiano

Capillary hyperglycemia in critically ill infants is a situation with numerous interfering factors, from acute illnesses to concomitant use of medications and may or may not be a manifestation of endocrinological urgency. Clinical case: Female patient, 2 months old, with failure to thrive, hepatomegaly without cholestasis, polyuria and compensated metabolic acidosis. On admission, capillary blood glucose levels above 200 mg/dL were measured even without concomitant use of cort...

hrp0095p2-13 | Adrenals and HPA Axis | ESPE2022

Failure to Thrive as A Manifestation of Neonatal Cushing.

Isabel Scheidt Maria , de Assis Galan Camila , Cristina Pedroso de Paula Leila , da Costa Rodrigues Ticiana , Antonio Czepielewski Mauro , Guaragna Filho Guilherme

Failure to thrive is a term used to describe inadequate growth or the inability to maintain growth, which usually occurs in early childhood. Case report: female patient, 7 months old, referred to the pediatric clinic of Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre due to a possible syndromic condition. He had no diagnosed comorbidity to date and was using only prophylactic ferrous sulfate and vitamin D. No family history of similar illness. Physical examination showed hypertric...