Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0041ep1143 | Thyroid cancer | ECE2016

Medullary and papillary carcinoma of the thyroid gland occurring as a collision tumour: a case report

Alphan Uc Ziynet , Gorar Suheyla

Introduction: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a relatively uncommon tumour of the thyroid as compared with papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC). Concurrent of medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) and papillary thyroid carcinoma (PTC) in a single patient is a rare.Case: Forty-nine year-old male patient was referred to endocrinology for multinodular goiter evaluation. He had no palpable nodules. There was no apparent family history of endocrine disorders or...

ea0037ep391 | Diabetes (pathiophysiology & epitemiology) | ECE2015

Lipoprotein associated phospholipase A2 was not associated with diabetic rethinopathy

Candan Zehra , Dellal Fatma Dilek , Dilekci Esranur Ademoglu , Alphan Uc Ziynet , Bekdemir Handan , Koc Gonul , Culha Cavit , Aral Yalcin , Uney Guner , Akkaya Zuleyha Yalniz

Aim: Diabetic rethinopathy is an important microvascular complication in diabetic patients. The association between hyperlipidemia and diabetic rethinopathy remains elusive. Lipoprotein associated phospholipase A2 (Lp-PLA2) is Ca independent serine kinase that hydrolyses oxidized LDL and forms lysilphoshotidylcholine and free fatty acid. The aim of the study was to determine serum levels of Lp-PLA2, traditional lipids, apolipoproteins in patients with diabetic rethinopathy and...

ea0070aep173 | Bone and Calcium | ECE2020

Quality of life, depressin and anxiety in patients with hypoparathyroidism

Anaforoglu İnan , Sancak Seda , Murat Akbas Emin , Oruk Gonca , Canat Masum , Aydın Kadriye , Alphan Uc Ziynet , Gorar Suheyla , Cavlak Gulhan , Eren Guzin , Yılmaz Merve , Ekiz Bilir Betul , Bozoglan Humeyra , Akbaba Gulhan , Muslum Tuna Mazhar , Akcay Seckin , Tuzun Dilek , Simsek Bagir Gulay , Eksi Haydardedeoglu Filiz , Yorulmaz Goknur

Patients with hypoparathyroidism may have sypmptoms consistent with physical, emotional and cognitive dysfunctions which may cause impaired quality of life (QOL). We included 266 patients (20–79 years; 231 women/35 men) who were being treated for hypoparathyroidism. They were taking conventional therapies for hypoparathyroidism; calcium, active vitamin D and magnesium when needed. We applied Beck Depression Scale, Anxiety Scale and SF-36 QOL scale to the patients. The et...