Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0049ep1403 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2017

Co-occurrence of papillary and follicular thyroid carcinoma in a patient

Yigitbasi Ahmet , Celik Mehmet , Bulbul Buket Yilmaz , Ayturk Semra , Can Nuray , Tastekin Ebru , Sezer Atakan , Ustun Funda , Guldiken Sibel

Occurance of papiller carcinoma with foliculer thyroid carcinoma is a rare situation. We report a 49-year-old male with asymptomatic goiter. The first biopsy from the right tyroid lobe from a 6×6×4 cm iso-hypoechogen heterogeneous nodule showed bening, hurthe cell and thyrocyte rich cytology. Two months later the patient went through right lobectomy which patology defined as 4.3 cm minimal invasive follicular carcinoma. Two months after right thyroidectomy, a second ...

ea0037ep617 | Obesity and cardiovascular endocrinology | ECE2015

Intima–media thickness measurement of the carotid artery in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism

Tuzun Dilek , Oguz Ayten , Sahin Murat , Ganidagli Safa Ersen , Atay Didem , Bolat Hanife , Cabioglu Cansu Yilmaz , Celik Ahmet , Gul Kamile

Aim: The intima–media thickness (IMT) measurement of the common carotid artery is recognised as an important marker of systemic atherosclerosis. It may be useful in predicting the cardiovascular events, since it is related to the severity of coronary artery disease. The aims of this study were to analyse whether correlations exist between the IMT of the common carotid artery and the main clinical and biochemical parameters in patients with primary hyperparathyroidism (PHP...