Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0077p215 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2021

Prevalence of cholelithiasis in somatostatin analogues treated Acromegaly patients

Sim Sing , Mavilakandy Akash , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Bhake Ragini , Robertson Iain , Levy Miles , Reddy Narendra

Background: World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) quotes gallstones prevalence of 9-21%, incidence of 0.63/100 persons/year in Europe; 10-15% of UK population have gallstones (1). Acromegaly patientsÂ’ prevalence is 8.3% and 35% developing incidental gallstones during somatostatin analogue (SSA) treatment (2).Objective: To evaluate the prevalence of gallstones in SSA treated Acromegaly patients in University Hospitals of Leicester (UHL).<p cl...

ea0094p172 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular | SFEBES2023

A case series of gastric diverticulum masquerading as adrenal adenoma

Morrison Amy , Gohil Shailesh , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Reddy Narendra , Shah Vikas , Levy Miles

Case 1: A 57-year-old lady referred to the Endocrinology department due to a CT Abdomen, performed for abdominal pain, reporting the presence of an incidental left adrenal adenoma. Imaging was reviewed in the Adrenal MDT meeting and further CT Abdomen arranged. Images were reviewed before and after oral contrast. Pre-contrast images revealed a small volume of high-density material within a rounded structure in the left upper quadrant, immediately superior to t...

ea0094p120 | Reproductive Endocrinology | SFEBES2023

48,XYYY – a rare case in our endocrinology clinic

Al Jumaah Ali , Levy Miles , Gohil Shailesh , Barwell Julian , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Reddy Narendra

Introduction: 48,XYYY is a rare condition where two extra Y chromosomes alter the neurological, skeletal and reproductive development of the affected individual. Clinical features are usually subtle and the diagnosis is not suspected until fertility issues arise. Here, were report an adult patient with 48,XYYY in the Endocrinology Clinic.Case report: A 24-year-old male was referred to UHL Endocrinology Clinic following i...

ea0077p47 | Metabolism, Obesity and Diabetes | SFEBES2021

Leicestershire wide steroid safety programme 2019-21 and effectiveness of electronic alert on prescription software in a tertiary centre

Ahsan Masato , Zaman Sajnin , Mifsud Roberta B , Reddy Narendra L , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Bhake Ragini C , Levy Miles J

Background: Omission of steroids and unsafe steroid prescription in Adrenal insufficiency (AI) patients during intercurrent illness or surgery is unfortunately common, and can lead to adrenal crisis and potentially death. Anna Mitchell et al, New Castle-upon-Tyne have demonstrated potential use of electronic automation with steroid alerts to minimise human error for ensuring patient safety.Objectives: 1. Similar use of artificial intelligence wa...

ea0077p217 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary | SFEBES2021

Comparison of cardiovascular outcomes of radiotherapy vs non-radiotherapy cohort of Acromegaly patients

Mavilakandy Akash , Bhake Ragini C , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Robertson Iain , Levy Miles J , Reddy Narendra L

Background: Radiotherapy is a third line treatment in Acromegaly. Pituitary radiotherapy (RT) is known to have cardiovascular complications (MI/IHD, CCF & CVA) due to radiation effects on normal pituitary and surrounding structures over and above the excess Growth hormone risk on metabolism (1).Objective: To compare RT vs non-RT treated Acromegaly cohortsÂ’ cardiovascular (CV) outcomes in unselected consecutive Acromegaly patients.<p class="a...

ea0094p173 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular | SFEBES2023

A rare case of hydatid cyst disease in the adrenal gland

Al Jumaah Ali , Levy Miles , Gohil Shailesh , Bhardwaj Neil , Wiselka Martin , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Reddy Narendra

Introduction: Hydatid cysts disease (HSD) is a parasitic disease caused by echinococcus granulosus. It is common in areas where the parasite is endemic; North Africa, the Middle East, Central and Far Asia, Central America and Australia. Liver (44-77%) and lungs (10-50%) are the preferred locations for HSD. Here we report a rare case of HSD affecting the adrenal gland.Case report: A 62-year-old female complained of right ...

ea0077p15 | Adrenal and Cardiovascular | SFEBES2021

Giant bilateral adrenal mylelolipoma in a patient with congenital adrenal hyperplasia

Zaman Sajnin , Ahsan Masato , Lloyd David , Bharadwaj Neil , Bremner Emma , Barrowcliffe Mary , Bhake Ragini C , Kenchaiah Manohara , Gohil Shailesh , Levy Miles J , Reddy Narendra L

Introduction: Congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) is an inherited autosomal recessive disorder characterized by insufficient production of cortisol and high androgens. Myelolipoma is a benign neoplasm of adrenal gland composing mature adipose tissue and scattered islands of hematopoietic elements. We report a case of rare association of giant bilateral adrenal mylelolipoma in a congenital adrenal hyperplasia patient who was non-compliant with medication.<p class="abstext"...