Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0099oc6.2 | Oral Communications 6: Environmental Endocrinology | ECE2024

Thyroid Cancer and Endocrine Disruptive Chemicals: A Case-Control Study on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs)

Lugaresi Marina , Pirard Catherine , Moneta Claudia , Dufour Patrice , Carbone Erika , Manzo Alessandro , Colombo Carla , Fugazzola Laura , Charlier Corinne , Cirello Valentina

Objectives: Recent evidence suggest that environmental pollution may be involved in the worldwide increase of thyroid cancer (TC) incidence occurred over the last few decades. Indeed, some environmental pollutants, namely endocrine disruptive chemicals (EDCs), have been linked to endocrine system disruption, including thyroid dysfunction, and increased risk of TC. Several EDCs are known to be Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) due to their long half-life in the environment, ...

ea0090p736 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2023

The Impact of Covid-19 Lockdown on Pubertal Onset in A Second Level Center

Goggi Giovanni , Moro Mirella , Chila Alessandro , Fatti Letizia , Cangiano Biagio , Federici SIlvia , Galazzi Elena , Carbone Erika , Soranna Davide , Vezzoli Valeria , Persani Luca , Bonomi Marco

Background: As of December 2019, the COVID-19 pandemic has spread rapidly, therefore Governments from all over the world promoted a strategy of social confinement through a general lockdown in order to contain it. During the months following its introduction, many studies reported a significant increase in the incidence of idiopathic central precocious puberty (CPP) throughout several countries, especially in girls.Purpose: The aim of our study was to co...