Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0090ep185 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2023

Comparison of biochemical values in asymptomatic and symptomatic urolithiasis

Ince Nurcan , Turan Kubra , Baser Husniye , Seyrek Neslihan Cuhacı , Ozdemir Didem , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

Background: Primary Hyperparathyroidism (PHPT) is a common endocrine disorder that is characterized by hypercalcaemia and elevated or inappropriately normal serum levels of parathyroid hormone. Most often, the presentation of PHPT is asymptomatic. PHPT can manifest with osteoporosis and hypercalciuria as well as with vertebral fractures and nephrolithiasis, both of which can be asymptomatic. Our aim in this study; to determine the frequency of kidney stones in patients operate...

ea0090ep543 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Association of ABO blood groups with diabetic microvascular complications

Faki Sevgul , Ince Nurcan , Ali Tam Abbas , Turan Erdogan Beril , Cuhacı Seyrek Neslihan , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

Background: Micro vascular complications are the major outcome of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus progression, which reduces the quality of life and increases diabetic morbidity & mortality. As the incidence of type 2 diabetes is growing day by day; our search for its aetiology and pathogenesis is also ever growing to predict its risk factors and early screening for better care and prevention of its complications. Many studies have tried to link susceptibility of type 2 diabetes ...

ea0090ep270 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Ultrasonographic features of thyroid nodules and thyroid gland in obese patients

Cuhacı Seyrek Neslihan , Ince Nurcan , Faki Sevgul , Baser Husniye , Tam Abbas Ali , Polat Şefika Burcak , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakir Bekir

Objective: Thyroid nodules are one of the most common thyroid diseases. Ultrasonography is an reliable and the most commonly used imaging method in the evaluation of thyroid nodules with a high sensitivity (Sn) and specificity (Sp). The prevelance of obesity, especially severe obesity, is increasing at an alarming rate in the worldwide. Although obesity and thyroid disorders are related to each other, the pathological relationship between those is not clear. Several studies ha...

ea0073ep238 | Late Breaking | ECE2021

Prostate cancer metastasis to cervical node chain-an unusual clinic

Karahmetli Gulsum , Solmaz Kubra , Dilek Kahramanca Fatma , Fatma Neslihan Cuhacı Seyrek , Onder kayıgil , Cevdet Aydın , Topaloglu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Bekir Cakır

IntroductionWhile cervical lymph nodes are the region where head and neck malignancies frequently metastasize, prostate carcinoma rarely metastasizes to this area. Here, we will present a case with papillary thyroid microcarcinoma whose pathological lymph node cytology in the cervical region was found to be prostate carcinoma metastasis.Case <capti...

ea0099ep84 | Endocrine-Related Cancer | ECE2024

Insulin autoimmune syndrome due to alpha lipoic acid: a case report

Kızışar Yılmaz Safiye , Dibeklioğlu Bilge , Durmuş Demirel Kubra , Cuhacı Seyrek Neslihan , Topaloğlu Oya , Ersoy Reyhan , Cakır Bekir

Insulin autoimmune syndrome is a condition characterized by production of autoantibodies against insulin. Drugs are one of the ethiological factors, especially when they contain the sulfydryl group such as methimazole and alpha lipoic acid. Herein we present a case report of insulin autoimmune syndrome due to alpha lipoic acid. A 77 year-old female patient presented to emergency department with syncope because of hypoglycemia. She was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus a ...