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ea0090ep198 | Calcium and Bone | ECE2023

Porphyria presenting as osteoporosis

Hale Erbatur Nuriye , Koc Gonul , Kuskonmaz Serife Mehlika , Culha Cavit

Introduction: Secondary osteoporosis is defined as bone loss caused or exacerbated by other clinical disorders. Secondary osteoporosis can be due to a wide range of medical disorders, including endocrine disorders and genetic disorders. We are presenting a clinical case which the patient diagnosed as acute intermittent porphyria while being investigated for secondary osteoporosis.Clinical Case: 41-year-old female patient applied with bone and back pain, ...

ea0090p189 | Reproductive and Developmental Endocrinology | ECE2023

45X/46XY Mosaicism in a Male as a Rare Cause of Absence of Sexual Interest

Hale Erbatur Nuriye , Gulfem Kaya Mina , Mehlika Kuskonmaz Serife , Culha Cavit

Introduction: The incidence rate of 45X / 46XY karyotype and variants has been reported as 1 / 15,000 live births and is rare. The phenotypic spectrum of patients with 45X / 46XY varies widely from women with Turner syndrome to normal androgenized men. In adult male infertility studies, 45X / 46XY karyotype cases diagnosed as a result of genetic screening have been reported. However, there are case reports showing that, despite their normal appearance, these patients may have ...

ea0090ep470 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2023

Achilles tendon rupture in an uncontrolled diabetes patient

Doğan Şerife Ezgi , Kuskonmaz Serife Mehlika , Koc Gonul , Omma Tulay , Firat Sevde Nur , Culha Cavit

Diabetes is one of the risk factors for Achilles tendon rupture. Tendon thickening and impaired collagen organization have been reported in diabetic patients in small studies. In this report, we present the rupture of the Achilles tendon in a female patient with poorly controlled diabetes mellitus and diabetic neuropathy. A 52-years-old woman with a medical history of diabetes treated by intensive insulin therapy, developed pain in the right heel without previous trauma. The p...

ea0035p385 | Diabetes (epidemiology, pathophysiology) | ECE2014

Presence of erythrocytosis in a patient with concomitant type 1 diabetes mellitus and Gitelman syndrome

Keskin Muge , Ozcan Muge , Aydin Unsal , Culha Cavit , Koc Gonul , Aral Yalcin , Gulcelik Nese Ersoz

İntroduction: Gitelman syndrome is characterized with hypokalemia, hypomagnesemia, hypocalciuria, metabolic alkalosis and neurological symptoms like muscle weakness. The association of GS and type 1 diabetes is rare, only described in a few case reports. We report a patient with unusual combination of Gitelman syndrome, Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus whose presentation was erytrocytosis.Case: A 26-year old male was diagnosed as Gitelman’s syndrome 5...

ea0032p1016 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2013

Evaluation of hemostatic parameters in patients with Hashimoto's thyroiditis

Gorar Suheyla , Bekdemir Handan , Candan Zehra , Culha Cavit , Alioglu Bulent , Aral Yalcin

Introduction: Thyroid dysfunctions and autoimmunity may concur in the pathogenesis of hemostasis abnormalities. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis (HT) is a frequently chronic autoimmune disease in thyroid gland. The aim of our study were to comparison the hemostatic parameters in patients with HT and control subjects.Method: A total of 52 women were evaluated. Age, TSH, free T3, free T4, anti M, anti Tg, TAFI, TFPI, PAI-1, tPA, PF-4, fib...

ea0022p635 | Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary (<emphasis role="italic">Generously supported by Novartis</emphasis>) | ECE2010

A case of lymphocytic panhypophysitis

Candan Zehra , Koc Gonul , Dellal Dilek , Ucler Serap , Gorar Suheyla , Bekdemir Handan , Culha Cavit , Aral Yalcin

A 44-year-old man with 6 months history of headache, fatique, depressive mood, anorexia, impotence, decreased libido, poliuria and polidypsia. The results of the physical examination were normal, except the patient had noduler guatr. Baseline hormonal investigations and dinamic tests showed panhypopituitarism and partial central diabetes insipidus. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the pituitary gland showed enlarged pituitary gland and a marked thickening (4.5 mm) of the in...

ea0020p487 | Obesity and Metabolism | ECE2009

Insulin resistance and anemia markers

Gorar Suheyla , Culha Cavit , Demir Y Selim , Serter Rustu , Aral Yalcin

Aim: In our study, in regard with the women cases of obesity, we have aimed at determining the correlation that existed among the anemia markers, insulin resistance (IR) and fact of Metabolic syndrome (MetS).Method: We have conducted our assessment 67 women who had resorted to our clinic due to their obesity complaints and were in the premenopausal and mean age 36.7±8.8 years. We have put forward the demographic data and measured the biochemical (fa...

ea0014p88 | (1) | ECE2007

Gestational diabetes mellitus and adiponectin levels

Culha Cavit , Gorar Suheyla , Serter Rustu , Demir Yavuz , Karakaya Pinar , Aral Yalcin

Aim: Hypoadiponectinemia is known to be associated with insulin resistance, diabetes and obesity. Since gestational diabetes is together with increased body mass index (BMI) and decreased insulin sensitivity, the evaluation of adiponectin levels in these patients is interesting. We investigated the relationship between adiponectin and glucose tolerance during pregnancy and after delivery.Materials and methods: We evaluated plasma adiponectin levels, insu...

ea0056p1047 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

A case of subacute thyroiditis associated with adalimumab

Mehlika Kuskonmaz Serife , Koc Gonul , Ozenmis Tahsin , Ince Muhammed Mustafa , Kirnap Mehmet , Culha Cavit

Subacute thyroiditis is a painful disease of the thyroid gland characterized with granulomatous inflammation. Adalimumab is a human monoclonal anti TNF antibody used in the treatment of several autoimmune diseases. Here we report a case of subacute thyroiditis associated with adalimumab treatment for ankylosing spondylitis. A 42 year old female patient was admitted to the hospital for fever, chills and neck pain radiating to the right ear. She was diagnosed with ankylosing spo...

ea0056p1089 | Thyroid (non-cancer) | ECE2018

Riedel’s Thyroiditis with Hypothyroidism and Hypoparathyroidism

Taskaldiran Isilay , Firat Sevde Nur , Koc Gonul , Demirturk Pelin , Culha Cavit , Erdogan Murat Faik

Riedel thyroiditis (RT) is a rarest form of thyroiditis, and characterized by dense fibrosis of the throid gland and infiltration into surrounding tissues. RT generally presents with local symptoms association with compression and also fibrotic process can impact thyroid and parathyroid functions. We report a case with RT which presents with compression findings and also hypoparathyroidism and hypothyroidism. 30 year old women visited our outpatient clinic with a complaint of ...