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ea0032p139 | Calcium and Vitamin D metabolism | ECE2013

Familiar hypocalciuric hypercalcemia a rare cause of hypercalcemia

Belo Sandra , Magalhaes Angela , Capela Joao , Carvalho Davide

Introduction: Familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia (FHH) is caused by inactivating autosomal dominant mutations with high penetrance of CaSP gene. Contrary to severe neonatal hyperparathyroidism, caused by homozygous inactivation of the gene, familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia is usually associated with inactivating variants in heterozygoty.Case: Male patient, 73 years, with history of BehçetÂ’s disease and pulmonary sarcoidosis, was refered f...

ea0022p829 | Thyroid | ECE2010

Metastasis in differentiated carcinomas of the thyroid

Barbosa Ana Paula , Lobo Claudia , Teixeira Joao Pedro , Soares Carlos , Capela Joao , Couto Joana , Martins Raquel , Santos Ana Paula , Bastos Lima , Bento Maria Jose , Amaro Teresina , Torres Isabel

Differentiated carcinoma of the thyroid (DCT) of follicular origin is the most frequent endocrine neoplasia and it usually has a good prognosis even in the disseminated disease, due to its slow growing pattern and low dissemination rate. The prevalence of metastasis described in the literature varies between 5 and more than 20%.Aims: To analyze the clinical–pathological data and their relation with survival of patients (pts) with metastatic DTC....