hrp0092p3-118 | Fat, Metabolism and Obesity | ESPE2019

Somatostatine Analogue in Hypothalamic Obesity

Haliloglu Belma

Hypothalamic Obesity (HyOb) is the most flagitious endocrinologic problem following surgical intervention for childhood brain tumors. There is still no curative therapy for HyOb.A 4y 10/12 m old girl presented with headache and vomiting. Pituitary MRI revealed a craniopharyngioma and she was operated. The replacement therapies for postop panhypopituitarism was given but she developed HyOb within 4 months after operation (table-1). Somatostatin analogue (...

hrp0089p3-p328 | Sex Differentiation, Gonads and Gynaecology or Sex Endocrinology P3 | ESPE2018

A 45X0/46XY Girl Diagnosed with Prepubertal FSH Elevation

Haliloglu Belma

Aim: The 45,X/46,XY karyotype is rare with an estimated incidence rate of less than 1/15.000 live births. It represents from Turner females to phenotypically normal males with varying degrees of genital ambiguity. Although, high gonadotropin levels have been described in 0–5 years old girls with Turner syndrome, high FSH level is not well known finding in prepubertal girls older than 6 years.Case: A 6 y 8 m girl presented with lipomastia. She was bo...

hrp0086p1-p611 | Growth P1 | ESPE2016

IGFALS Gene Deletion in a Family with Short Stature

Haliloglu Belma , Losekoot Monique , Kaya Avni , Wit Jan-Marteen

Background: ALS deficiency is characterized by mild short stature, delayed puberty, low serum IGF1, low serum IGFBP3 and undetectable serum ALS levels.Case: A 11.3 years old boy presented with short stature. He was born at term to consanguineous parents and the birth weight was unknown. On physical examination, his height and weight were 130.5 cm (−2.33 SDS) and 25.2 kg (−2.36 SDS) and he was prepubertal. The routine laboratory tests were nor...

hrp0084p2-489 | Hypo | ESPE2015

The Effectiveness of Sirolimus in a Newborn with Hyperinsulinaemic Hypoglycaemia

Haliloglu Belma , Tuzun Heybet , Flanagan Sarah , Kaya Avni , Celik Muhittin

Background: Hyperinsulinaemic Hypoglycaemia (HH) is a rare genetic disease and the treatment of HH in cases with unresponsiveness to medical therapy is subtotal pancreatectomy. In a recent study, the authors showed that sirolimus could be an alternative treatment in these patients. We aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of sirolimus in a newborn with HH.Case: A 10 day-old neonate presented with hyperinsulinaemic hypoglycaemia (glucose: 26 mg/dl, insulin:...

hrp0086p2-p300 | Diabetes P2 | ESPE2016

Evaluation of the Epidemiological, Presenting and Follow-up Characteristics and their Impacts on the Glycemic Control in a Large Cohort of Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus Patients from Southeastern Anatolian Region of Turkey

Ozbek Mehmet Nuri , Demirbilek Huseyin , Baysal Birsen , Baran Riza Taner , Haliloglu Belma , Ocal Murat

Background: Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is one of the most common chronic disease in childhood. Evaluation of the factors that have impact on the glycemic control and developement of complications would help to develop preventive strategies for management of this group of patients.Objective and hypotheses: To evaluate epidemiological, presenting and follow up characteristics and their relationship with glycemic control in pediatric T1DM patients from...

hrp0082p2-d2-336 | Diabetes (1) | ESPE2014

GAD Antibody Positivity is Associated with Higher Prevalence of Autoimmune Thyroiditis in Children with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

Abali Saygin , Celik Enes , Haliloglu Belma , Bas Serpil , Atay Zeynep , Turan Serap , Bereket Abdullah

Background: The prevalence of autoimmune thyroid disease is higher in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM).Objective and hypotheses: The aim of this study is to compare the frequency of autoimmune thyroiditis in children with T1DM according to the presence of diabetes autoantibodies.Method: This study included 533 (49% female) children with T1DM based on hospital records from a single center. Frequency of glutamic acid dec...

hrp0082p2-d3-358 | Diabetes (2) | ESPE2014

Is There a Change in the Presentation of Childhood Type-1 Diabetes Mellitus in the Last 15 Years? Data from a Tertiary Care Center in Turkey

Abali Saygin , Celik Enes , Haliloglu Belma , Bas Serpil , Atay Zeynep , Turan Serap , Bereket Abdullah

Objective and hypotheses: To answer the question of whether the age of diabetes onset is shifting to younger ages and whether the rate of DKA at presentation has changed over the 15 years in children with T1DM.Method: Patients with T1DM from a single center for Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes in Turkey since 1999 were included. In a period of 15 years, 517 patients (249 females) were divided into three groups due to the year of diabetes diagnosed (g...

hrp0082p2-d1-451 | Growth | ESPE2014

Eleven Years of Letrozole Treatment in a Child with 11-β Hydroxylase Deficiency: Effect on Bone Age and Height Prognosis

Bereket Abdullah , Atay Zeynep , Guran Tulay , Haliloglu Belma , Abali Saygin , Bas Serpil , Turan Serap

Background: Aromatase inhibitors (AI) are being used in clinical trials in children related to peripheral precocious puberty, and idiopathic short stature to improve height prognosis.Case report: A 2 11/12 year-old boy was referred to our center for evaluation of penile enlargement and pubic hair development. Physical examination revealed a well-developed muscular boy with a body weight of 22 kg (>97p), height of 110.1 cm (>97p), with ...

hrp0082p2-d1-519 | Pituitary | ESPE2014

Hyperthyroidism Due to TSH Secreting Pituitary Adenoma in a 7-Year-Old Boy

Abali Saygin , Atay Zeynep , Haliloglu Belma , Guran Tulay , Bereket Abdullah , Turan Serap

Background: Pituitary adenomas in childhood are 2–6% of all surgically treated pituitary adenomas at all ages. It has been estimated that TSH secretion is rare (<1% of all pituitary adenomas). Therefore, TSH secreting adenoma is very rare in childhood. Here we present the youngest patient with TSH secreting adenoma.Case: A 7-year-old boy was referred to our clinic with thyroid dysfunction by the psychiatry clinic, during his evaluation of hypera...

hrp0082p2-d1-595 | Thyroid | ESPE2014

Papillary Thyroid Cancer with Diffuse Pulmonary Metastasis: How to Manage?

Bas Serpil , Abali Saygin , Gokdemir Yasemin , Haliloglu Belma , Atay Zeynep , Karadag Bulent , Bereket Abdullah , Turan Serap

Background: Papillary thyroid cancer (PTC) is the most common endocrine malignancy in children. PTC shows more aggressive progress in children than in adults in respect to local and distant metastases. Here we presented a PTC case with primary pulmonary symptoms and pulmonary metastasis.Case: A 15.5-year-old male patient presented to the clinics with cyanosis and respiratory difficulty for the last 2 years. He had dyspnea, central cyanosis, clubbing, and...