Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p1134 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2013

Brain metastases of papillary thyroid cancer: a case report and literature review

Ahmed-Ali Leila , Chentli Farida

Introduction: Papillary thyroid carcinoma is characterized by a good prognosis and a slow progression. Its metastases are usually located in cervical lymph nodes. But, sometimes they can reach the lung and bones. Cerebral metastases are exceptional as they have been reported in only 4%. Single or multiple, they can be totally symptomatic, but they are life threatening and require specific care as in the following caseCase report: A man aged 56, was refer...

ea0081p242 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Dyslipidemia in subclinical hypothyroidism : a case control study

Ahmed Ali Leila , Soumaya Fedala Nora

Subclinical hypothyroidism (SCH) represents a mild or compensated form of primary hypothyroidism. Although the relationship between SH and lipid profile have been reported in several studies, the results are conflicting. The objective of the present study is to assess dyslipidemia among patients with SCH. Our study included 107 patients vs 108 sex matched controls. Clinical information and medical history were obtained through a questionnary from all SCH patients and normal co...

ea0032p1135 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2013

Choroidal bilateral metastases from thyroid carcinoma: report of a case and review of the literature

Ahmed-Ali Leila , Amirou Lylia , Chentli Farida

Introduction: Metastases of thyroid carcinoma to the choroid and/or orbit are rare and usually occur at an advanced stage of the disease. The principal symptoms are decreased or blurred vision and/or persistent eye pain but they can be totally asymptomatic. They are diagnosed by ultrasound ocular CT and/or MRI scanning. The diagnosis is certain if they fix radioactive iodine. Their prognosis is very bad. Enucleation is the treatment of choice in cases of visual impairment. We ...

ea0077lb25 | Late Breaking | SFEBES2021

Nelson syndrome - invasive macro-adenoma revealed by pituitary apoplexy

Toubal Sarah Rachida , Choudar Sonia , Ledraa Hanane , Benoumechiara Imene , Ahmed Ali Leila , Fedala Nora Soumeya , El Mahdi Haddam Ali

Nelson syndrome (N S) is the set of symptoms related to a pituitary macroadenoma secreting ACTH developed following a bilateral adrenalectomy (BA). Its frequency is thought to account for up to 40% of adult cushing diseases (CD) who have undergone BA. We report the case of a patient with macroinvasive NS revealed by pituitary apoplexy. Mr M.L aged 35 years, followed for CD with negative imaging evolving for ten years, treated with BA. The evaluation at 03 months post-surgery n...