Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep239 | Bone & Osteoporosis | ECE2017

Endocrine disorders in treatment-naïve male patients with HIV infection

Kalogeris Nikolaos , Nezi Markella , Chini Maria , Lioni Athina , Sakka Vissaria , Mangafas Nikolaos , Kaoustou Styliani , Lazanas Marios , Vryonidou Andromachi

Objective: To investigate endocrine disorders concerning bone metabolism, thyroid and gonadal axis in treatment┬ľnaïve HIV-infected male patients.Subjects and methods: We studied 70 male, treatment-naïve patients (stage A=60, stage B=10) from the Infectious Diseases Unit of our Hospital. Anthropometric indices were measured and BMI was calculated for each participant. Blood samples were obtained after an overnight fasting for the evaluation...

ea0070ep470 | Thyroid | ECE2020

Thyroid Dysfunction in patients with HIV infection

Kalogeris Nikolaos , Herolidi Eleni , Moustaki Melpomeni , Dermetzoglou Alexandros , Loi Vasilikh , Vakali Eleni , Lioni Athina , Sakka Vissaria , Mangafas Nikolaos , Chini Maria , Vryonidou Andromahi

Background: The incidence of endocrine complications among patients with HIV infection has decreased over the last years owing to widespread administration of combined Antiretroviral Therapy (cART) at early stages of the disease. We conducted a prospective observational study aiming to characterize the effects of cART on thyroid function in a cohort of newly diagnosed treatment-naive male patients.Materials and methods: Male subjects diagnosed with HIV i...