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10th European Congress of Endocrinology

Poster Presentations

Adrenal

Finasteride cream and idiopathic hirsutism
Endocrine Institute of Iran University, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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Frequency of adrenal tumor in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
1Division of Diabetes, Metabolism and Endocrinology, Toho University, Tokyo, Japan; 2Division Diabetes and Endocrinology, Saiseikai Yokohamashi Tobu Hospital, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan; 3Division of Internal Medicine, Kawasaki Social Insurance Hospital, Kawasaki, Kanagawa, Japan.
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Health related quality of life differs between three replacement therapies in adrenal insufficiency
1Clinical Endocrinology, Charité Campus Mitte, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 2Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Department of Medicine I, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany.
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Differences in quality of life between twice and thrice daily application of hydrocortisone in adrenal insufficiency
1Clinical Endocrinology, Charité Campus Mitte, Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 2Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Department of Medicine I, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany.
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How does aldosterone renin ratio impact blood pressure levels? A Cross-Sectional Study of 3252 Normo- and hypertensive patients referred to coronary angiography
1Division of Endocrinology and Nuclear Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria, Graz, Austria; 2Department of Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Mannheim Medical Faculty, University of Heidelberg, Germany, Mannheim/Heidelberg, Germany; 3Clinical Institute of Medical and Chemical Laboratory Diagnostics, Medical University of Graz, Austria, Graz, Austria; 4LURIC Study non-profit LLC, Freiburg, Germany; 5Synlab Center of Laboratory Diagnostics Stuttgart, Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany; 6Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany; 7Synlab Center of Laboratory Diagnostics Heidelberg, Eppelheim, Germany.
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Effect of storage temperatures and different coagulants on stability of plasma ACTH
1Institut für Klinische Chemie und Labormedizin, Krankenhaus, Dresden-Friedrichstadt, Germany; 2Laborpartnerschaft Dr Scholz, Dr Grimmer, Dr Hummel and DC Schmieder, Chemintz and Dresden, Germany; 3DiaSorin GmbH, Dietzenbach, Germany.
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The prevalence of non-classic adrenal hyperplasia among Tturkish women with hirsutism
1Department of Endocrinology, Erciyes University Medical School, Kayseri, Turkey; 2Department of Nuclear Medicine, Erciyes University Medical School, Kayseri, Turkey; 3Department of Genetics, Erciyes University Medical School, Kayseri, Turkey; 4Tissue Typing Unit, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel; 5Firat University Medical School, Elazig, Turkey; 6Cumhuriyet University Medical School, Sivas, Turkey; 7Karaelmas University Medical School, Zonguldak, Turkey; 8Dicle University Medical School, Diyarbakir, Turkey; 9Akdeniz University Medical School, Antalya, Turkey; 10Dokuz Eylul University Medical School, Izmir, Turkey; 11Gaziantep University Medical School, Gaziantep, Turkey; 12Ataturk University Medical School, Erzurum, Turkey; 13Karadeniz Teknik University Medical School, Trabzon, Turkey.
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The role of midnight salivary cortisol levels in the diagnosis of subclinical hypercortisolism (SH) in patients with adrenal incidentaloma (AI)
1Fondazione Ospedale Maggiore IRCCS, Department of Medical Sciences Endocrinology and Diabetology Unit, Milan, Italy; 2Ospedale IRCCS Casa Sollievo della Sofferenza, San Giovanni Rotondo (FG), Italy.
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Impact of total cumulative glucocorticoid dose on bone mineral density in patients with 21-hydroxylase deficiency
1Pitié-Salpétrière Hospital, Paris, France; 2Necker Hospital, Paris, France; 3Saint Antoine Hospital, Paris, France; 4Saint-Vincent de Paul Hospital, Paris, France; 5Trousseau Hospital, Paris, France; 6Robert-Debré Hospital, Paris, France.
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Angiogenic status of human adrenocortical tumors
1Endocrinology Unit, University of Padua, Padua, Italy; 2Endocrine Surgery Unit, University of Padua, Padua, Italy.
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Diagnostic potential of GC--MS urinary steroid profiling in the diagnosis of CAH due to 21-OH deficiency in neonates and infants
1Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Children’s Hospital, Giessen, Germany; 2Department of Pediatrics, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary.
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11[beta]-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase 2 activity is elevated in extreme obese subjects and negatively associated with insulin sensitivity
1Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Angiology, Nephrology, and Clinical Chemistry, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany; 2Department of Nutrition and Health, Research Institute of Child Nutrition, Dortmund, Germany; 3Nutritonal and Preventive Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany; 4Steroid Laboratory, Department of Pharmacology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.
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Free fatty acids affect urinary excretion of androgen precursors thereby linking metabolism and hyperandrogenemia in vivo: results of a randomized, controlled trial
1Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charite – University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany; 2Department of Clinical Nutrition, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbrücke, Nuthetal, Germany; 3Endokrinologikum Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 4Steroid Laboratory, Department of Pharmacology, Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany; 5Steroid Research Unit, Center of Child and Adolescent Medicine, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany.
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Effects of free fatty acids on adrenocorticotropin secretion and metabolic glucocorticoid pattern in healthy young women
1Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition, Charite – University Medicine Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany; 2Steroid Research Unit, Center of Child and Adolescent Medicine, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany; 3Steroid Laboratory, Department of Pharmacology, Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany; 4Endokrinologikum Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
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Modulation of adrenocortical aldosterone and cortisol synthesis by in vitro oxidized low density lipoprotein
1Department of Internal Medicine 3, CG Carus Medical School, Dresden, Germany; 2Department of Radiopharmaceutical Biology, Institute of Radiopharmacy, Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany.
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Establishment of a mutagenesis screen to identify mice with high aldosterone levels
1Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany; 2Institute of Experimental Genetics, GSF-National Research Centre for Environment and Health, Munich, Germany.
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Late night salivary cortisol in the diagnosis of Cushing's syndrome
All India Institute of Mediacl Sciences, New Delhi, India.
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Follow-up in a group of 166 adrenal incidentaloma patients
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Isotope Therapy, Medical University Wrocław, Wrocław, Poland.
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Assessment of left ventricular functions by tissue Doppler echocardiography in patients with Cushing's disease
1Department of Cardiology, Ankara Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey; 2Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Ankara Ataturk Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey.
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Renal excretion rates of free cortisol, free cortisone and dehydroepiandrosterone metabolites, but not renal indices of cortisol secretion are associated with urinary volume in healthy children
1Research Institute of Child Nutrition, Dortmund, Germany; 2Steroid Research Unit, University of Giessen, Giessen, Germany; 3Department of Pharmacology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.
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Glucocorticoids and body fat are associated with urinary excretion rates of uric acid and oxalate, but not of calcium in healthy children
1Research Institute of Child Nutrition, Dortmund, Germany; 2Department of Pharmacology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.
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Aberrant cortisol responses in adrenal incidentalomas: a study on evaluation and management of 20 patients
1Department of Endocrinology, University Hospital of Angers, Angers, France; 2Department of Surgery, University Hospital of Angers, Angers, France; 3Clinical Research Center, University Hospital of Angers, Angers, France.
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The German Conn's registry: comorbidities in over 700 patients with primary hyperaldosteronism
1Klinische Endokrinologie, Charité Campus Mitte, Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 2Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany; 3Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg, Germany; 4Endokrinologikum Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 5Institut für Prophylaxe und Epidemiologie der Kreislaufkrankheiten, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany; 6Marienhospital, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Herne, Germany; 7Medizinische Klinik II, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany.
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Retrospective clinical data on more than 160 pheochromocytoma in three east german endocrine centers
1Klinische Endokrinologie, Charité Campus Mitte, Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 2Bereich Endokrinologie, 2. Medizinische Klinik, Helios Klinikum Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany; 3Klinik für Innere Medizin A, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität, Greifswald, Germany; 4Endokrinologikum Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
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Impaired endothelial morphology and function in patients with subclinical Cushing's syndrome due to single adrenocortical adenomas
1Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes Center, General Hospital of Athens ‘G Gennimatas’, Athens, Greece; 2Vascular Laboratory, Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Alexandra University Hospital, Athens, Greece; 3Endocrine Unit, Department of Pathophysiology, University of Athens, Athens, Greece.
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Comparison of strategies for biochemical diagnosis of primary aldosteronism in German academic centres
1Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt; Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich, Germany; 2Klinische Endokrinologie, Charité Campus Mitte, Charite Universitätsmedizin, Berlin, Germany; 3Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg, Germany; 4Endokrinologikum, Berlin, Germany; 5Institut für Prophylaxe und Epidemiologie der Kreislaufkrankheiten, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich, Germany; 6Marienhospital, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Herne, Germany; 7Medizinische Klinik II, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany.
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Diurnal salivary cortisol in young adult-onset diabetes mellitus Type 1 patients
1Institute of Endocrinology, Prague, Czech Republic; 2Universitity Hospital Motol, Department of Diabetology, Prague, Czech Republic.
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Quantitative real time RT-PCR of CYP11B2 (aldosterone synthase) to confirm the diagnosis of aldosterone-producing adenomas
1Division of Endocrinology, Medical Center, University of Essen, Essen, Germany; 2Department of Surgery and Center of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Essen, Germany; 3Institute of Pathology, University of Essen, Essen, Germany.
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Renal function in patients with primary aldosteronism: comparison with essential hypertension
1Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt and Institut für Prophylaxe und Epidemiologie der Kreislaufkrankheiten, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany; 2Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik I, Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Würzburg, Germany; 3Endokrinologikum, Berlin, Germany; 4Klinik für Nephrologie, Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany; 5Medizinische Klinik II, Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg, Germany; 6Institute of Health Economics and Health Care Management, GSF-National Research Center for Environment and Health, Neuherberg, Germany; 7Klinische Endokrinologie, Charité Campus Mitte, Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
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Adrenal retinoid receptors: new findings and new questions
Biochemistry Department, Kuwait University Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait City, Kuwait.
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Screening for aberrant peptide hormone responsiveness in primary aldosteronism
Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt, Ludwig-Maximilian-University, Munich, Germany.
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Evaluation of aldosterone to renin concentration ratio as a reliable screening parameter for primary aldosteronism applying currently available assays
1Division of Endocrinology, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany; 2Department of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany; 3Department of Surgery and Centre of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Essen, Germany; 4Institute of Pathology and Neuropathology, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany.
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Metabolic and cardiovascular profile in adult patients with addison's disease under conventional glucocorticoid replacement therapy
1Department of Clinical and Biological Sciences, San Luigi Hospital, University of Turin, Orbassano, Italy; 2Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy; 3Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Turin, Turin, Italy.
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Adrenocortical changes and arterial hypertension in lipoatrophic A-ZIP/F-1 mice
1University Medical Center, Dresden, Germany; 2Institute of Physiology AS CR and Center for Experimental Research of Cardiovascular Diseases, Prague, Czech Republic; 31st Faculty of Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic.
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Adrenal crisis in primary and secondary adrenal insufficiency: frequency and causes
1Endocrinology and Diabetes Unit, Department of Medicine I, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany; 2Klinische Endokrinologie, Charité Campus Mitte, Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany; 3Department of Medicine I, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany.
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The role of toll-like receptors in adrenal gland inflammatory response and tumorigenesis
1Department of Medicine, Medicine Clinik III, Carl Gustav Carus University Hospital, Dresden, Germany; 2Molecular Cardioprotection and Inflammation Group, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, UK; 3Department of Medicine, Medicine Clinic III, Carl Gustav Carus University Hospital, Dresden, Germany.
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The sodium to urinary sodium to potassium to urinary potassium (SUSPUP) ratio in primary aldosteronism
Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Rheumatology; University Hospital Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany.
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Characterization and differentiation of chromospheres isolated from bovine adrenal medulla
1Carl Gustav Carus University Medical School, Medical Clinic III, Dresden, Germany; 2CEA, Grenoble, France.
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Evidence for the involvement of endothelial cell products in adrenal CITED2 expression
1Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Rheumatology, University Hospital Duesseldorf, Duesseldorf, Germany; 2University of Technology Dresden, Medical Clinic III, Dresden, Germany.
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Intraadrenal production of ACTH in macronodular bilateral adrenal hyperplasia causing Cushing's syndrome: its role in the physiopathology of hypercortisolism
1INSERM U413, University of Rouen, Mont-Saint-Aignan, France; 2INSERM U567, CNRS UMR8104, Department of Endocrinology-Metabolism-Cancer, Institut Cochin, Université Paris V René Descartes, Paris, France; 3Department of Endocrinology, Institute for Biomedical Research, Rouen University Hospital, University of Rouen, Rouen, France.
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A case of renin-producing adrenocortical carcinoma with Cushing's syndrome: in vitro effect of serotonin on renin and cortisol secretions
1INSERM U413, IFRMP 23, University of Rouen, Mont Saint Aignan, France; 2Department of Endocrinology, Institute for Biomedical Research, University Hospital of Rouen, University of Rouen, Rouen, France; 3INSERM U833, Laboratory of Embryological ad Pathological Angiogenesis, Collège de France, Paris, France; 4Laboratory of Biochemistry, Institute for Biomedical Research, University Hospital of Rouen, University of Rouen, Rouen, France; 5Department of Pathology, Institute for Biomedical Research, University Hospital of Rouen, University of Rouen, Rouen, France.
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