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ea0032p242 | Clinical case reports – Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2013

Pituitary apoplexy after suppression test in a patient with Cushing’s disease due to macroadenoma

Kuzu Fatih , Bayraktaroglu Taner , Erdogan Ayfer Altas , Ilikhan Sevil Uygun , Bilici Muammer , Gul Sanser , Tokgoz Ozlem

Introduction: Cushing’s disease is not likely to be pituitary apoplexy or macroadenoma. We present a case of pituitary apoplexy after dexamethasone suppression test for Cushing’s disease due to macroadenoma.Case report: A 30-year-old man complained of headache and closure of the left upper eyelid. Two years ago he had a headache, and was diagnosed with non-functional macroadenoma of pituitary. In follow, insuppressibly serum levels of cortisol ...

ea0032p299 | Clinical case reports - Thyroid / Others | ECE2013

A recurrent case of subacute thyroiditis improved with the onset of pregnancy

Bayraktaroglu Taner , Kuzu Fatih , Salihoglu Yavuz Sami , Bilici Muammer , Ilikhan Sevil Uygun , Harma Mehmet Ibrahim

Introduction: Thyroid disorders such as subacute thyroiditis occur rarely in pregnancy. We report a recurrent case of subacute thyroiditis improved with the onset of pregnancy.Case report: A 32-year-old Turkish women who request pregnancy and planned insemination was referred due to malaise and neck pain in the left side a week ago. She was presented with low-grade fever, fatigue, pharingitis symptoms, neck pain and extremely tenderness in the right side...

ea0041ep990 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2016

The value of blood cell markers in patients with thyroid nodules including atypia of undetermined significance/follicular lesion of undetermined significance cytology

Arpaci Dilek , Cakmak Guldeniz Karadeniz , Emre Ali Ugur , Unal Mustafa , Kuzu Fatih , Bahadir Burak , Bilici Muammer , Bayraktaroglu Taner

Background: Atypia of undetermined significance/follicular lesion of undetermined significance (AUS/FLUS) is a heterogeneous that cannot be definitively diagnosed as benign, malignancy-suspect, or malignant. The estimated risk of AUS/FLUS malignancy is reported 5% to 15% according to the Bethesda System (BS). This study was conducted to evaluate the ability of mean platelet volume (MPV) and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) to predict the malignant potential of nodules diag...