Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0032p154 | Calcium and Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2013

Vitamin D deficiency in morbid obesity before and after bariatric surgery

Gonzalez-Molero Inmaculada , Gonzalo-Marin Montserrat , Dominguez Marta , Arnes Juan Garcia

Rationale: Patients with morbid obesity may have vitamin D deficiency and bariatric surgery may exacerbate it due to various factors such as lack of dietary compliance, reduced intake, malabsorption, etc.Objective: To study the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in patients with morbid obesity before and after bariatric surgery and its relationship with other laboratory parameters.Methods: A retrospective study of 72 morbidly obese...

ea0056p805 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2018

Long-term outcomes of different treatments for cushing disease: a retrospective study

Molero Inmaculada Gonzalez , Abuin Jose , Marin Monserrat Gonzalo , Doulatram Viyei , Arnes Juan Garcia , Arraez Miguel Angel , Olveira Gabriel

Introduction: Cushing disease (CD) results from excessive exposure to glucocorticoids caused by an adrenocorticotropic hormone–secreting pituitary tumor. Inadequately treated CD is associated with significant morbidity and elevated mortality.Objetive: The study purpose was to describe the long term treatment outcomes for CD patients in our hospital.Methods: Retrospective analysis of the records of 36 patients with Cushing dise...

ea0041ep911 | Pituitary - Clinical | ECE2016

Serum cortisol in the early post operative period after transphenoidal surgery to predict adrenal insufficiency

Gonzalez-Molero Inmaculada , Gonzalo-Marin Monserrat , Selfa Silvia Maraver , Garcia Laura Gonzalez , Naghib Rida , Romero Stella Gonzalez , Arnes Juan Garcia , Arraez Miguel Angel , Tinahones Francisco

Adrenal insufficiency is a common complication of transsphenoidal surgery (TSS) for pituitary adenoma. It is very important to identify patients requiring glucocorticoid replacement, minimising risks of adrenal insufficiency.Aim: To assess the performance of early (3° day) post-TSS 08:00 a.m. cortisol measurement to detect and exclude secondary adrenal insufficiency.Methods: We selected patients undergoing TSS in our hospital ...