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European Congress of Endocrinology 2021

22 May 2021 - 26 May 2021

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The European Congress of Endocrinology provides a global platform for the international endocrine community to discuss the latest advances in the field.

Eposter Presentations

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What is the most cost-effective model of screening for type 2 diabetes in the Republic of Uzbekistan

Alieva Anna , Alimov Anvar , Alimova Feruza , Ismailov Said , Rakhimova Gulnara , Nadjmutdinova Dilbar , Shagazatova Barno , Tsareva Victoria , Pakhomov Yakov

BackgroundEpidemiological studies revealed up to 5-6 undiagnosed cases of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) per 1 registered patient. The late diagnosis of DM2 presents a medical and socio-economic problem.The aim of the study to identify the most cost-effective, easy-to-use method for regular screening for DM2 in primary care settings in the Republic of Uzbekistan.Materials and methods4 d...

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Evaluation of awareness about requirement of anti-obesity pharmacotheraphy before weight loss surgery in a tertiary outpatient Endocrine Clinic in Turkey

Can Erdi Zuleyha , Ozkan Cigdem , Mucteba Ozturk Ahmet , Bas Koray

BackgroundObesity is an increasing public health problem all around the world. It plays role in the pathogenesis of many diseases, especially diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, cardiovascular diseases and cancer. The prevalence of weight-loss surgery is increasing as a result of developments of surgical techniques. In parallel with these developments, more patients admit for weight-loss surgery. Pharmacotherapy is one of the most important component...

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Reduction in medication of multidrug hypersensitive patient by bariatric surgery

Faki Sevgul , Buğra Durmu , Deniz Serdar , Hüsniye Başer , ErdinçÇetinkaya , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , BekirÇakir

IntroductionType 2 diabetes and hyperlipidemia are primarily managed with lifestyle modifications, self-monitoring of blood glucose, and medication. Patients who are obese and cannot achieve normal blood glucose levels despite diet, exercise, and multiple medications may be considered for bariatric surgery. Many diabetic patients with very high triglyceride levels are at high risk for ASCVD and therefore after triglyceride levels are con...

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Short-term carbohydrate and lipid restriction impact on obese gerbil

Bellahreche Zineb , Semiane Nesrine , mallek aicha , dahmani yasmina

The control of obesity and the regulation of its components are strongly linked to nutrition. Thus, low calorie diets restricted in carbohydrates and lipids are becoming increasingly suitable for combating the complications of obesity. In the present work, we propose to report the short-term repercussions of dietary carbohydrate and lipid restriction on the weight parameters of the obese gerbil. Our experiment was undertaken on a species of gerbil (Gerbillus tarabuli) and last...

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Double diabetes mellitus: a case report

Echchad lamya , Khamal Doghri Sohaib , Gorgi Khaoula , Rifai Kaoutar , Iraqi Hind , Mohamed El Hassan Gharbi

IntroductionType 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is an autoimmune disease in which pancreatic βcells are destroyed, generating an incapacity to maintain appropriate insulin and glucose concentration. On the other hand, type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is associated with varying degrees of insulin resistance (IR) and relative insulin deficiency. The association of T1DM and the clinical features of T2DM as obesity, hypertension, dyslipidemia, or metabolic s...

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Carney complex: a case report

Echchad lamya , Khamal Doghri Sohaib , Rifai Kaoutar , Iraqi Hind , Mohamed El Hassan Gharbi

IntroductionCarney complex (CNC) is an extremely rare genetic syndrome of pigmented skin lesions, endocrine hyper-function and myxoma. Given its diverse clinical manifestations, CNC is often misdiagnosed. Recognition of some special clinical manifestations and imaging features may help with the diagnosis. We report the case of CNC with endocrine and cutaneous tumors.CaseA 50 years old female patient followed ...

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An elderly woman with vitiligo and memory deficits

Shoaib Zaidi Muhammad

IntroductionPernicious anemia is an autoimmune cause of Vitamin B12 deficiency, that can occur as part of polyglandular adenopathy Type 3. According to one prospective serial study, it’s incidence was 2.3%in people ≥ 60 years of age, being more common in women than men. A case of polyglandular syndrome, most likely PGA-3, is being described. She had Type 1 diabetes, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, vitiligo & pernicious anemia.<p class="a...

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Prostate cancer metastasis to cervical node chain-an unusual clinic

Karahmetli Gulsum , Solmaz Kubra , Dilek Kahramanca Fatma , Fatma Neslihan Cuhacı Seyrek , Onder kayıgil , Cevdet Aydın , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Bekir Cakır

IntroductionWhile cervical lymph nodes are the region where head and neck malignancies frequently metastasize, prostate carcinoma rarely metastasizes to this area. Here, we will present a case with papillary thyroid microcarcinoma whose pathological lymph node cytology in the cervical region was found to be prostate carcinoma metastasis.Case <capti...

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A rare cause of levothyroxine malabsorption: İleostomy

Leyla Akdoğan , Ahmadova Konul , Sacikara Muhammed , Ali Tam Abbas , Ozdemir Didem , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

IntroductionIt is recommended to determine levothyroxine (LT4) dose individually in patients with hypothyroidism. However, higher doses of LT4 therapy are required to achieve target TSH levels in significant number of patients. Oral LT4 absorption occurs in the small intestine, especially in the jejunum and proximal ileum, while a small amount is absorbed in duodenum. Causes of LT4 malabsorption include helicobacter pylori infection, chronic atrophic gas...

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Assesment of serum TSH concentrations in hypothyroid elderly patients (aged 75 and above) under levothyroxine treatment

Ubay Mustafa , Ozkan Cigdem

BackgroundHypothyroidism is a common disorder in elderly. Management of elderly population requires special attention since both undertreatment and overtreatment leads to increased mortality and morbidity. Normal ranges of TSH differs as patients get older and it is recommended as 4-6 mIU/l in patients older than 70–80 years. In this study we aimed to evaluate the TSH concentrations of elderly patients (75 years of age and older) who are under levot...