Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0099p569 | Thyroid | ECE2024

Thyroid core-needle biopsy. first experience in romania. 281 cases with only 1% non-diagnostic results

Mammadov Emin , Terzea Dana , Ciprian Stoicea Mihai

Background: There are two types of thyroid nodule biopsy: fine-needle aspiration (FNAB) and core-needle (CNB). Multiple studies mainly from Eastern Asia demonstrate safety and efficacy of CNB, however it is very rarely used in Europe.Methods: Retrospective analysis of the first 281 CNBs performed in Romania, including 8 lymph nodes and 3 thyroid bed lesions. We used the Korean Thyroid Association reporting system (KTA-CNB) for histology reports.<p cl...

ea0099ep199 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2024

A rare case of encapsulated medullary thyroid cancer

Mammadov Emin , Bogdan Sandu Ionut , Terzea Dana , Ciprian Stoicea Mihai

Background: Medullary thyroid carcinoma (MTC) is a rare thyroid tumor (around 2% of thyroid cancers). Its prognosis is generally worse than for differentiated thyroid cancers. A very rare subset of MTC is described as encapsulated MTCs. To date, a limited number of case reports and case series have been published, and this type of tumor presents with no evidence of metastases even in case of very high levels of serum calcitonin.Case: A 33-year old pregna...