Searchable abstracts of presentations at key conferences in endocrinology

ea0086p283 | Thyroid | SFEBES2022

Abnormalities of thyroid function tests in patients receiving Immune Checkpoint Inhibitor Treatment for Cancer; importance of a wide-angled lens

D S A Dilrukshi M , Anguelova L , Morovat A , Turner H E

Introduction: In cancer patients treated with immune checkpoint-inhibitors (ICI) that target CTLA-4, PD-1 and/or PD-L-1, thyroid dysfunction represents the commonest associated endocrinopathy (1). Patients receiving ICI should be monitored for thyroid dysfunction. A case of PD-1 inhibitor-induced thyroid function test (TFT) interference has been reported (2) and having noted discordant results, we undertook a preliminary assessment of the extent of such ICI-related TFT interfe...

ea0086p122 | Reproductive Endocrinology | SFEBES2022

Are elevated red blood cell parameters coincidental or correlated in patients with Turner syndrome?

D S A Dilrukshi M , Beck K , Roy N , Turner H E

Introduction: Long-term increased morbidity and mortality in Turner Syndrome (TS) due to vascular disease is recognized, and suggested risk factors include metabolic parameters and possible change in haemostasis, however elevated red cell parameters in women with TS have not previously been noted.Methods: Following an observation of unexplained occurrence of elevated hemoglobin, a quality improvement-project was conducted to retrospectively review full b...