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ea0081ep222 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2022

Brown tumour of the mandible as the first manifestation of primary hyperparathyroidism: a case report

Majic Ana , Berkovic Maja Cigrovski , Zajc Ivan , Salaric Ivan

Introduction: Brown tumour is a rare, benign, tumour-like lesion of bones.The presence of brown tumour is a rare complication of uncontrolled primary, secondary or tertiary hyperparathyroidism.Brown tumours can be solitary or multifocal and are most commonly located in ribs, clavicles, pelvic girdle, extremities and facial bones (maxilla, mandible, and hard palate).A diagnosis of brown tumour in hyperparathyroidism is established by evaluation of serum calcium, phosphorus and ...

ea0026p595 | Clinical case reports | ECE2011

A unique case of multifocal intrathyroid parathyroid carcinoma

Kruljac Ivan , Sulentic Petra , Cigrovski Maja Berkovic , Mahecic Davorka Herman , Mirosevic Gorana , Ivkic Mirko , Vrkljan Milan

Intrathyroidally located parathyroid carcinoma is extremely rare cause of primary hyperparathyroidism. Multifocal papillary and follicular thyroid carcinomas are rather common.We report a case of 40-year old man presenting with substantial weight loss, anemia and multiple osteolytic lesions of both tibias. Peak serum calcium level was 5.0 mmol/l, parathyroid hormone (PTH) level was 989 pg/ml. Left thyroid lobe was firm and enlarged. Routine percutaneous ...

ea0026p214 | Pituitary | ECE2011

Multimodal treatment and minimally invasive surgery for 117 pituitary adenomas: a Croatian Pituitary Centre experience

Kruljac Ivan , Maric Andreja , Sulentic Petra , Cigrovski Maja Berkovic , Mahecic Davorka Herman , Mirosevic Gorana , Kastelan Darko , Vrkljan Milan

Studies that consolidate the results of medicamentous and surgical treatment of pituitary adenomas are scarce. Pure endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery is rather new technique.The aim of this study is to report on early postoperative outcome of pure endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery and to present the results of multimodal treatment in patients with postsurgical failure.We reviewed 117 consecutive patients who u...