Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0025p315 | Thyroid | SFEBES2011

Outcomes of radioactive iodine treatment for hyperthyroidism: 1 year follow up survey in subjects attending a general hospital endocrine clinic

Rajendran Rajesh , Verdaguer Ramona , Coppini David

Aim: Retrospective survey on outcomes of 131I therapy in subjects with hyperthyroidism.Methods: We analysed the outcomes at 1 year, of 55 episodes of 131I therapy in 52 patients (36 males, 15 females) who were treated between January 2007 and January 2009.Results: At 1 year post 131I therapy, 31 (56.3%) subjects were hypothyroid (median age 54 years), 14 (25.5%) were euthyroid (median age 69 years) ...

ea0056p1019 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

Characteristics and outcome of patients with hyperthyroidism attending a hospital endocrine clinic- a retrospective study

Sim Sing Yang , Lethem Claudia , Coppini David

Aims: A study looking at the incidence, presentation, diagnosis, management strategies and outcomes following anti-thyroid drug treatment and radio-iodine therapy in a cohort of patients presenting with hyperthyroidism.Methods: Retrospective longitudinal study of all patients (n=442) who received treatment for a new diagnosis of hyperthyroidism (Grave’s disease (GD), multinodular goitre (MNG), Toxic nodule) in a secondary care outpatient se...

ea0031p32 | Bone | SFEBES2013

Audit of management of patients with primary hyperparathyroidism in district general hospital

Bujanova Jana , Akiboye Funke , Coppini David , Poole Ruth

Aim: The aim of this audit was to evaluate our adherence to current recommendations by Third International Workshop on the Management of Asymptomatic Primary Hyperthyroidism.Method: We audited 50 cases from our database of patients with PHPT diagnosed between 2007 and 2012.Results: 21/50 (42%) were referred for surgery with 19/21 operated. All referred patients had SESTA MIBI preoperative localisation scan. 19/21 had USS in additio...

ea0025p46 | Clinical biochemistry | SFEBES2011

A case of Di George’s syndrome presenting in late adulthood

Brewster Sarah , Rajendran Rajesh , Coppini David , Richardson Tristan

Introduction: Di George’s syndrome is a rare congenital disease that is usually diagnosed in childhood due to its presentation with velo-cardio-facial abnormalities.Case report: A 42-year-old man was incidentally found to be hypocalcaemic (corrected calcium 1.71 mmol/l) during a ‘well-man check’. A subsequent parathyroid hormone (PTH) was inappropriately low at 0.8 pmol/l (reference range 0.5–4.4 pmol/l).He was ...