Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081p573 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Total daily dose of insulin at the beginning of treatment with Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion system: which is the best formula?

Benido Silva Vania , Garrido Susana , Vilaverde Joana , Teixeira Sofia , Cardoso Maria Helena

Introduction: Several formulas are described to calculate the Insulin Dose to start insulin pump therapy. However, there are no data demonstrating their effectiveness in achieving good glycemic control.Aim: To assess the Total Daily Dose of Insulin (TDDI) at 3 months after beginning an insulin pump, and determine which formula most closely matches the TDDI required in cases where good glycemic control is achieved after that period....

ea0081p442 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2022

Energy deficit as a cause of transient male hypogonadotropic hypogonadism: a successful resolution of a primary infertility

Benido Silva Vania , Teresa Pereira Maria , Rossano Louro Nuno , Barreiro Marcia

Introduction: Caloric restriction combined with overtraining can result in a total body energy deficit, which in turn is associated with multiple deleterious endocrine consequences, including hypogonadotropic hypogonadism. This can be a reversible cause of primary infertility, but its occurrence in men is still poorly recognized.Case Report: We report a case of a 39-year-old male evaluated in an urology appointment for primary infertility. He had a histo...

ea0092ps3-26-01 | Thyroid hormone diagnostics 2 | ETA2023

Predictors of bethesda i category in thyroid fine needle aspiration cytology

Rodrigues Catarina , Benido Silva Vania , Puga Francisca , Freitas Claudia , Couto Carvalho Andre

Introduction: Fine needle aspiration cytology(FNAC) is the mainstay for evaluation of nodular thyroid disease. Internationally reported prevalence for Bethesda I(unsatisfactory sample) category is 5-60%. Several factors may determine this result, including patient and nodules’ features as well as both FNAC performer and pathologists’ skills. Few studies have evaluated pre-procedure factors associated with unsatisfactory cytology results. If present, recognizing these...

ea0090p135 | Pituitary and Neuroendocrinology | ECE2023

Prolactinomas under high doses cabergoline in portuguese patients: The Resistant Prolactinoma Study

Manique Ines , Benido Silva Vania , Carvalho Davide , Marques Olinda , Nobre Ema , Joao Bugalho Maria , Palha Ana , Ribeiro Isabel , Pereira Josue , Almeida Rui , Sagarribay Amets , Cerqueira Luis , Amaral Claudia

Background: In 15% of prolactinomas there is dopamine agonist(DA) resistance. The clinical characteristics, the best diagnostic and therapeutic management of these cases have not been established so far.Aim: To characterize patients taking a high dose cabergoline(≥ 3mg/week) and then describe clinical, biochemical and imaging features of cabergoline-resistant cases.Methods: Retrospective study with 5 centers representing the ...

ea0073ep111 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2021

’Not everything is as it seems’ – a case report of Ketosis-Prone diabetes

Guilherme V. de Assunção , Fonseca Liliana , Benido Silva Vania , Teresa Pereira Maria , Vilaverde Joana , Dores Jorge , Helena Cardoso Maria

IntroductionKetosis-Prone Diabetes (KPD) is a heterogeneous condition that shares clinical characteristics of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. It is usually a challenging diagnosis because patients are prone to develop diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) without having the classic clinical phenotype of autoimmune type 1 diabetes.Case reportA Caucasian 26-years-old female with known history of renal transplant, morbid obes...