Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0081ep1132 | Thyroid | ECE2022

Long-term disease recurrence in the adipose tissue and striated muscle of a mimally invasive papillary thyroid carcinoma

Carbone Antonella , Verrienti Antonella , Cito Domenico Savio , Sponziello Marialuisa , Pecce Valeria , Bruno Rocco

Introduction: Differenziated thyroid carcinomas (DTC), particularly papillary thyroid carcinomas (PTCs), usually have an indolent behavior, howewer 10-20% of the patients develop recurrences, following surgery. There are several histological features associated with more frequent recurrences as the hystopathological variants of PTCs, the presence of vascular invasion or lymph node metastases and the presence of extrathyroidal extension (ETE). Case history: a 56yrs old male pat...

ea0070aep860 | Thyroid | ECE2020

The natural history of benign thyroid nodules: 10 years follow-up

Ramundo Valeria , Grani Giorgio , Bruno Rocco , Costante Giuseppe , Meringolo Domenico , Puxeddu Efisio , Torlontano Massimo , Tumino Salvatore , Lucisano Giuseppe , Nicolucci Antonio , Filetti Sebastiano , Durante Cosimo

Background and Aim: The incidental detection of asymptomatic thyroid nodules (TNs) has increased over time. Over 90% of newly diagnosed TNs are either cytologically or sonographically benign. This study aimed to determine the frequency and magnitude of changes in TNs size over time.Methods: We performed a prospective, multicenter, observational study involving consecutive euthyroid patients with 1–4 asymptomatic, sonographically or cytological...