Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0035p461 | Diabetes complications | ECE2014

Diabetes and end-stage renal disease: clinical evaluation of diabetic renal transplant candidates

Dantas Rosa , Bastos Margarida , Saraiva Joana , Moreno Carolina , Guelho Daniela , Vicente Nuno , Cardoso Luis Miguel , Simoes-Pereira Joana , Guimaraes Joana , Alves Rui , Carrilho Francisco

Introduction: Diabetes mellitus (DM) is one of the main causes of end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Renal transplantation is the most effective form or renal replacement.Methods: Retrospective, descriptive study of a sample of 108 diabetic patients admitted as candidates to renal transplant from January 1991 to December 2011, using the SPSS programme, version 20.0.Results: 11 women and 97 men were evaluated (medium age: 58±8.2 y...

ea0063ep11 | Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours | ECE2019

Adrenal hematoma: two cases report

Guiomar Joana Reis , Moreno Carolina , Paiva Isabel , Cardoso Luis Miguel , Saraiva Joana , Rodrigues Dircea , Cunha Nelson , Catarino Diana , Fadiga Lucia , Silva Diana Festas , Figueiredo Arnaldo , Martins Maria Joao , Bastos Margarida

Introduction: Adrenal hematomas are a relatively rare clinical condition and its prevalence has been reported to be about 1%. Although various causes have been proposed, the ethology and pathophysiology are still not fully understood, and the symptoms range is very variable, from asymptomatic situations to haemorrhagic shock. Imaging is a challenging method to establish the diagnosis of adrenal hematomas, and in most cases, it is only possible after surgery. Surgery is routine...