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Society for Endocrinology BES 2023

Glasgow, UK
13 Nov 2023 - 15 Nov 2023

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SfE BES is the UK's leading endocrinology meeting. It will return to Glasgow in 2023.

ea0094op4.1 | Thyroid | SFEBES2023

Management of thyroid nodules in patient with phosphatase and tensin homolog gene (PTEN) mutation

Yang Wei , Palazzo Fausto , Tolley Neil , Dimarco Aimee , Brady Angela , Tan Tricia

Introduction: Phosphatase and tensin homolog gene (PTEN) gene encodes a lipid phosphatase that plays a central role in cell-cycle processes. PTEN hamartoma tumour syndrome (PHTS), caused by the mutation of the PTEN gene, is a diverse multi-system disorder. PHTS is characterised by the hamartomatous growths, increased risk of breast, thyroid, and renal cancers. In terms of thyroid presentation of PHTS, there is up to 75% risk of multinodular goitre and the life...

ea0094op4.2 | Thyroid | SFEBES2023

Primary thyroid sarcoma: a case report

Melissa Cielo, MD Frances

Background: Undifferentiated pleomorphic sarcoma (UPS) of the thyroid is rare. It is often identified in its advanced stage, with distant metastasis, and has poor prognosis. This paper presents one of the less than 30 cases that have been documented ever since it was first identified in 1989. In the Philippines, there is no published report of a primary thyroid sarcoma.Case Presentation: The author describes a 73-year-ol...

ea0094op4.3 | Thyroid | SFEBES2023

Prevalence, predictors and rhythm outcome of Atrial fibrillation (AF) in patients with Graves hyperthyroidism

Olaremi Japhet , Razvi Salman

Background: Graves disease is an autonomous condition characterised by interaction of the TSH receptor with autoantibody(TRAb). It is well recognised that atrial fibrillation (AF) is a consequence of hyperthyroidism but the prevalence, predictors and outcomes of AF in patients with Graves hyperthyroidism is not completely known.Method: We analysed a prospective database of Graves disease patients over a 16 year period fr...

ea0094op4.4 | Thyroid | SFEBES2023

Incidental thyroid nodules on CT Angiography in patients presenting with acute stroke: incidence and clinical outcomes from a regional stroke centre

o Connor Christine , Wiggam Ivan , Ellis Peter , Cvascuic Titus , Harfield Alyson , Dooht Sarine , Ahmed Ammar , McKenna Jordan , Lynsey Jessica , Sengupta Shyrea , Gordon Patricia , Alexander Louise , Kerr Enda , Fearon Patricia , Patterson Cathy , Roberts Gerallt , Mc Ilmoyle Jim , Johnston Philip C

Background: CT Angiography (CTA) is a frequently used modality of imaging for assessment and diagnosis of patients presenting with acute stroke. There is a paucity of data on management guidelines for the presence of incidental thyroid nodules found on CT Angiography in patients presenting with acute stroke.Methods: A retrospective analysis was conducted on 2092 patients presenting with acute stroke, identified through t...