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ea0056p1058 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

The thyroid gland in acromegaly

Dumitriu Roxana , Petrova Eugenia , Buruiana Andra , Ghemigian Adina

Objective: Acromegaly is frequently associated with thyroid diseases. In this study we evaluated the incidence, morphology of the thyroid and the influence of surgery, iradiation and medical therapy used in acromegaly on thyroid function.Methods: We evaluated 20 patients diagnosed with acromegaly using thyroid ultrasonography and measurement of IGF1, GH, TSH, free T4. 65% of the patients had active disease and were under medical therapy.<p class="abs...

ea0056ep177 | Thyroid | ECE2018

Simultaneous medullary and papillary thyroid cancer in Graves-Basedow disease. Two case reports

Dumitriu Roxana , Petrova Eugenia , Buruiana Andra , Ghemigian Mircea , Ghemigian Adina

Introduction: The occurence of simultaneous medullary and papillary thyroid cancer is very rare. There were only 17 case reports in the literature, and fewer with Graves-Basedow disease associated. A retrospective study conducted at the National Institute of Endocrinology ‘C. I. Parhon’ showed that 7,6%of the patients who underwent total thyroidectomy for Graves-Basedow disease had thyroid cancer. Recent studies show that specific cellular pathways are determined by ...

ea0049ep117 | Clinical case reports - Pituitary/Adrenal | ECE2017

Endocrine masses displayed as incidentalomas in patients with unilateral nephrectomy

Ghemigian Adina , Petrova Eugenia , Dumitru Nicoleta , Buruiana Andra , Carsote Mara , Valea Ana

Introduction: Menopausal adrenal tumours may be elements of a complex panel of co-morbidities. Some of these are represented by the presence of a second pathology requiring surgery at the kidney level.Aim: We aim to introduce a series of two cases involving menopausal women who were referred for specific endocrine assays after they had a unilateral nephrectomy (UN).Method: This is a cases series observational study. The patients ga...