hrp0082p2-d3-613 | Turner Syndrome | ESPE2014

Nationwide Study of Turner Syndrome During Childhood in Turkey: Evaluation of Associated Problems

Yesilkaya Ediz , Darendeliler Feyza , Bereket Abdullah , Bas Firdevs , Poyrazoglu Sukran , Aydin Banu Kucukemre , Darcan Sukran , Dundar Bumin , Buyukinan Muammer , Kara Cengiz , Sari Erkan , Adal Erdal , Akinci Aysehan , Atabek Mehmet Emre , Demirel Fatma , Celik Nurullah , Ozkan Behzat , Ozhan Bayram , Cinaz Peyami , Pediatric Endocrinology Turner Study Group

Background: Turner syndrome is one of the most common chromosomal disorders and is seen in 1:2500 female live births. The disease manifests with various clinical features and can be classified according to karyotype as monosomy, mosaicism, numeric, and structural abnormalities.Objective and hypotheses: Patients with Turner syndrome have complicated with various manifestations congenital or acquired. In this study we aimed to emphasise the importance of a...

hrp0084p2-580 | Thyroid | ESPE2015

The Diagnostic, Treatment and Follow-Up Features of Childhood Thyroid Malignancies – A Preliminary Report

Bideci Aysun , Yesilkaya Ediz , Berberoglu Merih , Siklar Zeynep , Darcan Sukran , Ozen Samim , Bas Serpil , Doger Esra , Eren Erdal , Turan Serap , Akinci Aysehan , Demirel Fatma , Simsek Enver , Cetinkaya Semra , Bircan Iffet , Aydin Murat , Bober Ece , Sari Erkan , Hatipoglu Nihal , Tayfun Meltem , Saglam Halil , Ozbek Mehmet Nuri , Yildirim Ruken , Dundar Bumin , Cayir Atilla , Alagoz Engin , Atas Erman

Background: Thyroid cancer is a very rare malignancy of childhood. Approximately they account for 1.5% of all cancers before 15 years of age. In our country, this rate is %0.4 before 20 years of age.Aims and objectives: To analyses the clinical features and treatment results of children with thyroid malignancy in Turkey.Methods: In this multicentric and retrospective study the demographic and clinical characteristics of 124 childre...

hrp0084p3-1233 | Turner | ESPE2015

Growth Curves for Turkish Girls with Turner Syndrome: Results of the Turkish Turner Syndrome Study Group

Darendeliler Feyza , Bereket Abdullah , Bas Firdevs , Bundak Ruveyde , Sari Erkan , Aydin Banu K , Darcan Sukran , Dundar Bumin , Buyukinan Muammer , Kara Cengiz , Mazicioglu Mumtaz M , Adal Erdal , Akinci Aysehan , Atabek Mehmet E , Demirel Fatma , Celik Nurullah , Ozkan Behzat , Simsek Enver , Cinaz Peyami , Group Turner Syndrome Study

Background: Children with Turner syndrome (TS) have a specific growth pattern that is quite different from that of healthy children. Many countries have population specific growth charts for TS.Objective and hypotheses: Considering national and ethnic differences, we undertook this multicentered collaborative study to construct growth charts and reference values for height, weight, and BMI from birth to adulthood for spontaneous growth of Turkish girls w...

hrp0084p3-1243 | Turner | ESPE2015

Anthropometric Findings from Birth to Adulthood in Turkish Girls with Turner Syndrome and Association with Karyotpye Distribution

Sari Erkan , Bereket Abdullah , Yesilkaya Ediz , Bas Firdevs , Bundak Ruveyde , Aydin Banu K , Darcan Sukran , Dundar Bumin , Buyukinan Muammer , Kara Cengiz , Adal Erdal , Akinci Aysehan , Atabek Mehmet E , Demirel Fatma , Celik Nurullah , Ozkan Behzat , Ozhan Bayram , Orbak Zerrin , Ercan Oya , Study Group Turner Syndrome

Background: Turner syndrome (TS) can manifest with various clinical features depending on the karyotype and the genetic background of affected subjects.Objective and hypotheses: The aim of this study was to evaluate growth parameters from birth to adulthood in girls with TS in a cross-sectional study.Method: A total of 842 patients, with an age of diagnosis ranging from birth to 18 years followed-up between 1984 and 2014, from 35 d...

hrp0086p2-p147 | Bone & Mineral Metabolism P2 | ESPE2016

The Beneficial Effect of Cinacalcet on the Treatment of vitD Resistant Rickets

Akinci Aysehan , Dundar Ismaıl

Background: Patients with vitD resistant rickets (VDRR) due to vitD receptor (VDR) mutations have extreme rickets along with alopesia, severe hypocalcemia, hypophosfatemia secondary to hyperparathroidism and elevated 1,25(OH)2vitD. Although there is no standard therapy for this patients, long-term or intermittanat i.v. or high dose oral calcium suplementations are recommended to correct the hypocalcemia and secondary hyperparathyroidism. ...

hrp0089p2-p029 | Adrenals and HPA Axis P2 | ESPE2018

Two Siblins and Three Cousins with Allgrove (4A) Syndrome in a Turkısh Family: A Novel Mutation in the ‘Aladin’ Gene

Akinci Aysehan , Dundar Ismail , Camtosun Emine , Kayas Leman

Allgrove’s or ‘4A syndrome’ is a rare autosomal recessive multisystem disorder characterised by adrenocorticotropin hormone resistant adrenal insufficiency,alacrima ,achalasia and neurological abnormalities. The disease-causing gene (AAAS) encodes a protein of 546 amino acids called ‘aladin’ (for alacrima-achalasia-adrenal insufficiency-neurologic disorder). We report two siblings and three cousins suffering from Allgrove syndrome in a Turkish family. ...

hrp0086p1-p460 | Fat Metabolism and Obesity P1 | ESPE2016

The Association between Insulin Resistance and Lower Extremity Muscle Strength, Static and Dynamic Standing Balances in Obese Adolescents

Akinci Aysehan , Ersoy Yuksel , Dundar Ismaıl

Background: Obesity is characterized by insulin resistance of target tissues, such as skeletal muscle, adipose tissue and liver. Skeletal muscle tissue is responsible for approximately 75% of whole body insulin-stimulated glucose uptake. Previously, it has been shown that skeletal muscle strength is significantly associated with insulin resistance in type-2 diabetics and non-diabetics.Objective and hypotheses: To examine the relationship between insulin ...

hrp0082p1-d3-16 | Adrenals & HP Axis (1) | ESPE2014

A Novel Mutation in Exon 5 of TP53 Gene in a Familial Adrenocortical Carcinoma

Simsek Enver , Binay Cigdem , Tokar Baran , Dundar Emine , Demiral Meliha

Background: Adrenocortical carcinoma (ADCC) is a rare cancer in children and differs significantly in epidemiology, clinical characteristics, and biologic features from their counterparts in adults. Germline mutations of the TP53 tumor suppressor gene are associated with cancer predisposition in families with the Li-Fraumeni syndrome.Aim: To report a young girl with family a history of ADCC who presented with severe virilisation secondary to ADC...

hrp0084p3-710 | Diabetes | ESPE2015

How Approprıate are the Lengths of Syringe Needles Used for Subcutaneous Injections to the Children at School Age

Kaba Sultan , Dogan Murat , Bulan Keziban , Yavuz Alpaslan , Bora Aydin , Didin Muazzez , Dundar Ilyas , Demir Nihat

Aims: To define the normal ranges of the thicknesses of the skin and subcutaneous tissues via ultrasonography, and to determine whether the current syringe needle-lengths used for the subcutaneous injections were appropriate.Methods: The thicknesses of the skin and subcutaneous tissues of 2 244 students were measured at the left arm using ultrasonography. Patients were divided into three groups based on age: 6–8, 9–12 and 13–17 ye...

hrp0084p3-1215 | Thyroid | ESPE2015

Prevalence of Goitre and Thyroid Nodule and Analysis of the Association between Anthropometric Measurements and Thyroid Volume in Children

Kaba Sultan , Dogan Murat , Bulan Keziban , Bora Aydin , Yavuz Alpaslan , Didin Muazzez , Dundar ilyas

Objective: To determine the prevalences of goitre and thyroid nodule, and to analyse the associations among age, gender, anthropometrics and thyroid volume in school children.Materials and method: Schools governed by Ministry of Education in Van province were included into the study. Sonographic evaluations of thyroid glands were performed in children aged 6–17 years, and weight, height, waist circumference, hip circumference, and skinfold thickness...