Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep978 | Thyroid | ECE2022

When sarcoidosis mimics cervical metastasis of thyroid cancer: a case report

Si Amer Sara , Benoumechiara Imene , Fedala Nora Soumaya

Introduction: Sarcoidosis is a systemic inflammatory disease characterized by noncaseating granulomas. Its pseudo-tumor manifestation in certain organs such as the thyroid can mimic thyroid carcinoma and lead to erroneous therapeutic decisions. We report a case of sarcoidosis with cervical adenopathy initially considered as a cervical metastasis of thyroid cancer.Observation: A 61-year-old woman, with a history of spontaneous subacute subdural hematoma o...

ea0081ep1135 | Thyroid | ECE2022

When unilateral exophthalmos is the only manifestation of graves’ disease: diagnostic and therapeutic issues

Si Amer Sara , Benoumechiara Imene , Fedala Nora Soumaya

Introduction: Basedowian exophthalmos is an inflammatory disease of the orbit of autoimmune origin, potentially threatening with severe functional and psychosocial effects. It is usually accompanied by hyperthyroidism. It constitutes a real diagnostic challenge in patients with euthyroidism, as is the case with our patient.Observation: A 34-year-old young woman with no particular pathological personal or family history. Who initially consults, a year ago...

ea0077lb25 | Late Breaking | SFEBES2021

Nelson syndrome - invasive macro-adenoma revealed by pituitary apoplexy

Toubal Sarah Rachida , Choudar Sonia , Ledraa Hanane , Benoumechiara Imene , Ahmed Ali Leila , Fedala Nora Soumeya , El Mahdi Haddam Ali

Nelson syndrome (N S) is the set of symptoms related to a pituitary macroadenoma secreting ACTH developed following a bilateral adrenalectomy (BA). Its frequency is thought to account for up to 40% of adult cushing diseases (CD) who have undergone BA. We report the case of a patient with macroinvasive NS revealed by pituitary apoplexy. Mr M.L aged 35 years, followed for CD with negative imaging evolving for ten years, treated with BA. The evaluation at 03 months post-surgery n...