Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0014p388 | (1) | ECE2007

Characteristics of locally advanced differentiated thyroid cancer in &br;a cohort of patients surgically treated at one oncological institution

Baldelli R , Pasimeni G , Barnabei A , Appetecchia M

Differentiated thyroid carcinomas (DTC) (papillary, follicular and follicular type of papillary) are characterized by a favourable prognosis, but a part of patients can develop recurrences and eventually die of the disease. We retrospectively reviewed 108 DTC patients affected by locally advanced thyroid carcinoma (77 females, 31 males) (49±15 years), in order to evaluate validate known prognostic factors that enable them to be recognised as having a low or a high risk of...

ea0016p788 | Thyroid | ECE2008

Hurthle cells tumors of the thyroid: personal experience at the Regina Elena Cancer Institute, Rome (Italy)

Barnabei Agnese , Baldelli Roberto , Pasimeni Giuseppe , Appetecchia Marialuisa

Hurthle cell carcinoma (HCC) represents about 5% of differentiated thyroid carcinomas. When Hurtle cell represents more than 75% of cells population, the lesion can be considered a Hurthle cell tumor (HCT); it can be classify as malignant when capsular or vascular invasion is reported or if there is a perithyroid infiltration or distant metastases occur. Aim of this study was to present our own experience on the clinical and pathological features of patients (pts) affected by ...