Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

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 ...

ea0056ep6 | Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours | ECE2018

Co-existence of malign insulinoma and diabetes mellitus

Taskaldiran Isilay , Kuskonmaz Serife Mehlika , Ozenmis Tahsin , Koc Gonul , Kucuk Nuriye Ozlem , Culha Cavit

Insulinomas are rare neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of the pancreas with an incidence of four per 1 million persons per year. The co-existence of diabetes mellitus (DM) and insulinoma is very rare. We report a case of 73 year old women with malignant insulinoma and type 2 DM. A 73 year old woman with type 2 diabetes was referred to our clinic for recurrent and severe hypoglycemia especially in the early morning hours. The patient had a history of type 2 DM for 10 years. Although...

ea0022p53 | Adrenal | ECE2010

Primary bilateral adrenal lymphoma without adrenal insufficiency: a case report

Culha Cavit , Uc Ziynet Alphan , Ademoglu Esra Nur , Yildirim Ahmet , Dellal Dilek , Gorar Suheyla , Koc Gonul , Aral Yalcin

Although adrenal gland involvement may be seen in patients with diffuse (non-Hodgkin) lymphoma, primary adrenal lymphoma is quite rare and adrenal insufficiency accompanies the clinical picture in 2/3 of cases.Case: A 70-year-old male patient presenting with anorexia and weight loss was referred to our clinic for bilateral adrenal masses, which were detected by abdominal computerized tomography (CT) as 5.2×5.2×2.7 cm in the right adrenal and 11...

ea0022p831 | Thyroid | ECE2010

A difficult case of the medullary thyroid cancer

Dellal Fatma Dilek , Gorar Suheyla , Candan Zehra , Gonenc Anil , Culha Cavit , Koc Gonul , Selim Demir Yavuz , Aral Yalcin

A 49-year-old man with history of nodular goitre operation was referred to our clinic because of MTC in postoperative pathology. He had hypertension, postoperative hypothyroidism, no family history of thyroid carcinoma and sudden death. Laboratuary investigations showed high level of calcitonin (C) (763 pg/ml; normal<150), Carcino embryogenic antigen (CEA) (175 ng/ml; normal<2.5), normal thyroid function tests, parathormone, urinary catecholamines. Ser904 polymorphism ...